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NC Police Chase Robbery Suspect In U-Haul Truck

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Israel Adam Williams (Courtesy Burke Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Israel Adam Williams (Courtesy Burke Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
BURKE COUNTY, NC -  A North Carolina man is under arrest after reportedly leading police on a chase - driving a U-Haul rental truck - after robbing a bank.

WBTV-TV reports Israel Adam Williams robbed a bank in Burke County Thursday afternoon and ran from officers in the truck at speeds up to 80 miles per hour.

The chase went through Burke and Catawba counties before it ended in Hickory. Williams drove the U-Haul truck down a dead end street and was captured according to WBTV.

Williams is charged with common law robbery. Investigators say he held up a BB&T bank on Main Street in Valdese.

He's being held in jail on $100,000 bond.
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