The Oregon Financial Institutions Security Task Force (FIST) has added up to $10,000 to the reward being offered for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the "Froggy Robber". This is in addition to a reward of up to $10,000 being offered by the FBI and a reward of up to $10,000 being offered by Wells Fargo.
The FBI believes the Froggy Robber is responsible for up to six bank robberies in Oregon and SW Washington since October. In each case, the suspect approached the teller counter, jumped the counter and robbed the employees at knifepoint. Those robberies include:
- October 19, 2017 - Columbia Bank located at 1455 Southeast 1st Avenue in Canby
- November 27, 2017 - Albina Community Bank located at 2002 NE Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard in Portland
- December 27, 2017 - Wells Fargo Bank located at 8699 SW Main Street in Wilsonville
- January 11, 2018 - Wells Fargo Bank located at 6785 Beaverton Hillsdale Highway in Beaverton
- February 1, 2018 - US Bank located at 52313 Columbia River Highway in Scappoose
- February 12, 2018 -- Wells Fargo Bank located at 1800 Main Street in Vancouver
Witnesses describe the robber as:
- Hispanic man
- Age: 20 to mid-30's
- Height: 5'3" -- 5'5"
- Weight: 130-160 pounds
The robber should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information about the suspected robber's identity or location is asked to call the FBI in Portland at (503) 224-4181 or submit a tip through the online portal at https://www.fbi.gov/tips