Sterling Savings Suspect at Large

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford Police officers are searching for a bank robber. Police arrived a couple of minutes after Sterling Savings Bank on Stewart Avenue activated the alarm Friday.

Officers say the suspect came in right before closing time. He gave the teller a note demanding money.  The robber reportedly left with money and witnesses told police he walked toward Belmont Street.

He is described as a man in his late 20’s or 30’s, just under 200 pounds, around 5’10 with short facial hair. He was wearing a black coat with a hood, blue jeans, white tennis shoes, a camouflage baseball cap, grey cloves and had a Nike backpack with silver straps.