Northwest Portland

Robber walks into local bank, says he has a bomb in a box

PORTLAND, Ore. - Police are looking for a man who walked into a bank, claimed he had an explosive device in a box and robbed the place.

The robbery happened around 12:45 p.m. at the Wells Fargo bank branch at 845 N.W. 11th Avenue.

No one was hurt during the incident. Bank employees complied with the man's demands and he left with the box that he had come in with.

The suspect is described as a white male in his 30s. He was wearing a black covering over his face, a navy blue hoodie, jeans and black gloves.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Brett Hawkinson at (503) 823-1080 or send him an email. You can also contact the FBI's Portland office at (503) 224-4181.