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 »