Suspect Arrested after Kenton Neighborhood Bank Robbery

August 01, 2013 17:35

  

This afternoon, Thursday August 1, 2013, at 12:18 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the U.S. Bank branch located at 3233 North Lombard Street on the report of a bank robbery.

Officers arrived in the area and contacted bank employees who told police that the suspect entered the bank and demanded money. The suspect did not display any weapons and fled the bank after obtaining an undisclosed amount of money.

Bank employees provided a good description of the suspect and officers searching the neighborhood located the suspect and took him into custody without incident. Money and other evidence were recovered from the suspect linking him to the bank robbery.

The suspect, 55-year-old Gilbert Wayne Gulbrandsen, was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on a Federal Hold. Formal Bank Robbery charges are pending.

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