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Police seek suspects in Chase Bank robbery

Two masked men rob Wilsonville Chase Bank Tuesday morning


Two armed, masked men walked into the Chase Bank located at 30060 SW Boones Ferry Road at about 10:30 a.m. They approached the employees, demanded cash, received cash and left the building. The Oregon Financial Securities Task Force (FIST) is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the men responsible for a violent takeover bank robbery on March 11 in Wilsonville.

Two armed, masked men walked into the Chase Bank located at 30060 SW Boones Ferry Road at about 10:30 a.m. They approached the employees, demanded cash, received cash and left the building.

According to a March 11 West Linn Police Department report, one of the suspects held a handgun to the vault teller's head so she would open the vault.

The men were carrying handguns. There were four employees in the bank at the time, and no one was injured. Witnesses describe both men as having dark complexions. One man was about 5 feet 11 inches with a medium build. He was wearing a black or dark-colored hoodie. The second man was about 5 feet 9 inches and very thin. He was wearing a hoodie that was black and bluish/gray. Both men were wearing what may be neoprene-style face masks.

FIST is a cooperative effort made up of representatives from banks, savings and loans, and credit unions, as well as representatives from local, state and federal law enforcement agencies. The purpose of FIST is to help reduce crimes committed against financial institutions in the state of Oregon.

These men should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone who has immediate contact with the men should call 911. Anyone with more general information on the identity or location of these men are asked to contact the FBI at 503-224-4181 or the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office at 503-723-4949.Witnesses describe both men as having dark complexions. One man was about 5 feet 11 inches with a medium build. He was wearing a black or dark-colored hoodie. The second man was about 5 feet 9 inches and very thin. He was wearing a hoodie that was black and bluish/gray. Both men were wearing what may be neoprene-style face masks.




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