Police Search for Bank Robbery Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Police and FBI are investigating a robbery at the Pacific Continental Bank Monday. Police say around 4:39 p.m. a man entered the Pacific Continental Bank, 2021 River Rd, and approached the teller and demanded cash using a note. The suspect is described as a white male in his early 20s with … Continue reading »

Eugene Bank Robber Sentenced

EUGENE, Ore. — Jeremie Skordahl was sentenced Wednesday for robbing a bank last November. Detectives say the 33-year-old entered a U.S. Bank on Coburg Road and handed the teller a note demanding money. Skordahl was later seen running through a residential area. Eugene Police arrested him and found nearly $3,000 on him. Skordahl will spend … Continue reading »

FBI Arrests “Tall Man Bandit”

PORTLAND, Ore. — FBI agents arrested a man known as the “Tall Man Bandit” Thursday morning. Chet Evans, 25, was arrested in northeast Portland around 10:45 a.m. and charged with robbery. Evans is accused of robbing the Key Bank branch on Coburg Road in Eugene on Monday, March 18. Investigators also suspect he committed five … Continue reading »

“Tall Man Bandit” Identified

EUGENE, Ore. — The FBI says it now knows who the “tall bandit” is. Investigators say his real name is Chet Evans, and they need your help to find him. They’re offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to his arrest. Evans’s suspected in six robberies, including the Key Bank on Coburg Road on Monday.

“Tall Man Bandit” Hits Bank

EUGENE, Ore. — A bank robber now named the “Tall Man Bandit” hit his sixth bank in Lane County Monday. Eugene police say he showed the teller a note and then left with an undisclosed amount of cash. The FBI says this is the sixth bank he has robbed, so it’s now offering up to … Continue reading »

Alleged Bank Robber Arrested

COBURG, Ore. — A man suspected of robbing a bank in California was arrested after a traffic violation near Coburg. On Wednesday, an OSP trooper stopped James R. Dear on I-5 in Eugene after receiving a complaint about a possible drunk driver. Dear was cited and released and then arrested again the next day when … Continue reading »

Police Search for Bank Robbery Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — Police are looking for the suspect in a robbery at the US Bank on 7th Avenue in Eugene. At around 9:15 a.m. an unidentified man entered the bank and presented the teller with a note demanding cash. He then left on foot, but police were unable to find him. If you have … Continue reading »

Eugene Police Arrest Alleged Bank Robber

EUGENE, Ore. — Officers arrested a Eugene man suspected of robbing a bank inside an Albertson’s grocery store. Police say Jeremie Wesley Skordahl, 33, robbed the U.S. Bank inside the Albertson’s on Coburg Road Monday morning. Later that afternoon, a resident in the Harlow Road area called police about a man running through backyards. Police … Continue reading »

FBI Searching for Bank Robbery Suspect

EUGENE, Ore. — The FBI wants your help to find the man who robbed a Eugene bank Monday. The robber walked into the Wells Fargo Bank on 7th Avenue and Polk Street just after 4:30 p.m. and used a note to demand cash from the teller. He walked away but hasn’t been caught. Police have … Continue reading »

Bank Robbery Suspect Turns Himself In

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — ¬† A Creswell man turns himself in to Springfield police Saturday for robbing a bank Friday. Police tried to find Cody Daniel Gordon, 37, at several locations after they believed he robbed Oregon Community Credit Union on Mohawk Boulevard Friday afternoon. Gordon¬† is now being held at the Lane County Jail.

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