MEDFORD POLICE ARREST WELLS FARGO BANK ROBBERY SUSPECT (PHOTO)
News Release from Medford Police Dept.
Posted on FlashAlert: September 10th, 2018 4:27 PM
Downloadable file: Suspect Photograph
MPD Case #: 18-18338
On September 10, 2018 at 11:56am, Medford Police Officers and Detectives responded to the Wells Fargo Bank at 1320 East McAndrews, for a robbery that just occurred.
Employees in the bank confirmed the male suspect entered the bank alone and demanded money. After obtaining and undisclosed amount of money, he fled on foot. Officers searched the area but were not able to locate him.
Through video surveillance and witness statements, investigators were able to identify 21 year old, Scout Mountain, as the suspect.
At approximately 2:40pm, a Medford Police officer observed Mountain walking in the 200 Block of N. Riverside. He was taken into custody without incident and subsequently lodged at the Jackson County Jail.
There were several customers in the bank at the time of the incident and no one was injured. The crime scene was processed by the Medford Police Forensic Technician and evidence was collected at the scene.
Mountain, Scout James - 21 years old
Lt. Kerry Curtis
MPD Media Line - 541-774-2299