Seeking suspects in armed carjacking at ATM
UPDATE: Durham, NC (February 28, 2019) On Thursday, February 27, investigators from the Durham County Sheriff's Office with the assistance of the FBI's Raleigh/Durham Safe Streets Task Force, Durham Police Department, and the NCDMV License and Theft division served a search warrant at a home located at 670 Troy St., Durham NC. At this location, they located Kenneth Jerome Wiley, 36, of that address. Wiley had been developed as a person of interest in the investigation into an armed carjacking at the Bank of America's ATM on the evening of February 5th. He can be seen in surveillance video leaving the area in the victim's vehicle. As a result of the search, Wiley was placed in custody and this morning made an initial appearance in Federal Court in Greensboro, NC. He currently faces federal charges of Carjacking, Carry & Use Firearm, by brandishing during a crime of violence and Possession of a firearm by felon. He is being held in federal custody pending a detention hearing.
The Sheriff's Office would like to thank their federal partners at the Safe Streets Task Force for their assistance in this investigation. If anyone has information about the identity of the second individual seen in surveillance footage from that night they should contact the Criminal Investigations Division of the Durham County Sheriff's Office at 919-560-0880 or Durham Crimestoppers at 919-683-1200.
(February 19, 2020) On the night of February 5, 2020, at approximately 10:42 p.m. a man arrived at the ATM at the Bank of America located on 2 Park Drive in Research Triangle Park. As he was using the automated teller machine a red SUV, possibly a Kia Sorento, occupied with 2 unknown men pulled in front of him. They each displayed a weapon and demanded the victim get out of the car. After forcing him from the car at gunpoint, one of the suspects returned to the original vehicle and the other left in the victim's car.
If you have information on this incident please contact the Durham County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division at 919-560-0880 or Durham County Crimestoppers at 919-683-1200.