On 10/11/19, shortly after 8AM Medford Police received a 911 call from a female who stated she had been robbed by an armed male suspect. After the robbery, the victim chased after the suspect who fled in a vehicle. Driving her vehicle, the victim pursued the suspect at high speeds through east Medford. The victim crashed her vehicle at the intersection of E. Main St. and Eastwood Dr. A witness to this chase then followed the suspect vehicle until it entered I-5 southbound.
The suspect vehicle is described as a silver colored VW SUV with Oregon license plates, 500EWT. The suspect vehicle may have visible damage to the rear end.
The suspect operating this vehicle is potentially armed with a weapon. There is no further suspect description available at this time. This case is currently under investigation by MPD Detectives.
If you have information about the location of the suspect vehicle please contact MPD Dispatch at (541) 770-4783.
Lt. Trevor Arnold (541) 774-2272