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Thanksgiving Holiday: Most municipal offices will be closed Nov. 23-24. Yard waste will not be collected this week. Residential trash collection will not be affected. Chapel Hill Transit will not operate on Thursday and will operate on a Saturday schedule on Friday, Nov. 24. Chapel Hill Public Library will be closed. More Information

PHOTO Arbor Day Tree PlantingChapel Hill Celebrates Arbor Day Nov. 17

The Town of Chapel Hill’s annual Arbor Day celebration will be held at 11:15 a.m. Friday, Nov. 17, at Chapel Hill Town Hall, 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., in the parking lot on the corner of Columbia and Stevens streets.

Suzie Roth’s third grade class from Northside Elementary School will participate and do a presentation of The Giving Tree.

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Chapel Hill Police Seek Information in Armed Robberies

Post Date:09/19/2017 7:57 AM
CHAPEL HILL POLICE

The Chapel Hill Police Department is seeking assistance in the apprehension of a suspect involved in armed robberies Monday evening at 405 W. Rosemary St. (La Nueva Guadalupana) and 1 Europa Drive (Sheraton Hotel). Officers were dispatched to La Nueva Guadalupana at 8:37 p.m. and at 8:58 p.m. to the Sheraton Hotel.   

The suspect was described as a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, dressed in a black shirt and either black or khaki pants.  He had a small green towel covering his head. The suspect displayed a compact black handgun at both locations.  The suspect got into the passenger side of a small, light colored sedan.

The suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash from the Sheraton Hotel.  Nothing was taken from La Nueva Guadalupana.   

If anyone has information about these incidents, please call either the Chapel Hill Police Department at 919-968-2760 or Crime Stoppers at 919-942-7515.  Calls to Crime Stoppers are confidential and anonymous, and the caller may be eligible for a cash reward up to $2,000 for information that leads to an arrest. You can also leave tips for Crime Stoppers at crimestoppers-chcunc.org.

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