ROANOKE — Richard Donald Hawes’ fifth bank robbery worked out no better than the first four.
In August, he’d approached a teller at Grayson National Bank in Hillsville. Wearing overalls, gloves, sunglasses and a ball cap, and with a bandanna pulled up over his face, Hawes held out a plastic bag and said, “No dye packs, no dye packs,” Assistant U.S. Attorney Jake Jacobsen said.
But the teller didn’t listen.
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