OFFICERS INTERUPT ROBBERY (PHOTO)
News Release from Medford Police Dept.
Posted on FlashAlert: July 28th, 2019 7:41 AM
Downloadable file: Mug Shot Scriven
On July 27th, 2019, at 9:10 p.m., officers were dispatched to the Golden Wok, 718 S. Riverside Avenue for an armed robbery in progress. It was reported that the suspect was purporting to be armed with a firearm.
Officers arrived in less than one minute and found the robbery was still in progress. Three officers entered the business and confronted the suspect. The suspect did not obey commands and challenged the officers. The officers tased the suspect which had the desired effect. He was taken into custody and determined he did not have a weapon during the robbery.
He was lodged in jail for Robbery 2nd Degree, $100,000 bail.
Shriven, Richard Eric
57 years old
On duty watch commander, 770-4783.