Crime Stoppers Case #12-23 Wanted Suspect David William Chilton

Crime Stoppers Case #12-23 Wanted Suspect David William Chilton

Portland Police Badge
Portland Police Badge

June 12, 2012 11:50


Attachment: VIEW FILES

Portland Police Bureau Robbery Detectives are asking for the public's help in locating 54-year-old David William Chilton in connection with two violent crimes that occurred in Portland on Monday June 11, 2012.

Chilton is suspected of brandishing a firearm at a uniformed Portland State University Public Safety Officer in Downtown Portland before fleeing the area.

Later Monday afternoon, at 3:47 p.m., the Key Bank branch located at Northeast 102nd Avenue and Halsey Street was robbed at gunpoint and the suspect, also believed to be David Chilton, left a hoax explosive device behind in the bank.

After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money from the bank, Chilton robbed a person in the parking lot of their vehicle, a white 1997 Toyota 4Runner.

Nobody was injured during either incident.

Chilton is described as a white male, 5'10", 180 pounds, gray hair and mustache, last seen wearing a dark green t-shirt and a tan baseball cap. Chilton also has lots of tattoos on his right forearm.

The vehicle has Oregon license plate 110CYU and is a white 1997 Toyota 4Runner.

Chilton's photo and a photo of a similar model Toyota are being released.

Anyone who sees Chilton or the vehicle is asked to immediately call 9-1-1.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in this case, or any unsolved felony, and you can remain anonymous.

Leave a Crime Stoppers tip online at, text CRIMES (274637) and in the subject line put 823HELP, followed by your tip, or call 503-823-HELP (4357) and leave your tip information.

Visit to download the Crime Stoppers App for the iPhone or Droid.


Det. Brett Hawkinson

Portland Police Bureau

(503) 823-1080



Attachment: VIEW FILES


Media Relations:
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Desk: 503-823-0830
Pager: 503-790-1779

Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204