Just before closing time, a male subject entered the Waldport branch of Columbia Bank and demanded money. The male brandished a firearm and left the location with an undisclosed amount of cash. Deputies responded to the area and secured the scene. The suspect fled on foot prior to the arrival of law enforcement and could not be located.
The suspect is described as a white male, 25-35 years old, approximately 6 feet tall, approximately 210 lbs, with dark hair. The suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with the letters “D.N.Y.F” in white, blue jeans, a blue or purple bandanna over his face, and a blue latex or similar glove on his right hand.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is requested to call Detective Boys with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 541-265-0669. A more detailed updated media release will become available as the investigation allows.