Portland police hunt for man who robbed two banks – Press Herald
A man allegedly robbed the cPort Credit Union on Forest Avenue, then the Bank of America branch at One City Center.
Portland police are investigating a pair of bank robberies in Portland and have surrounded a parking garage at One City Center in search of the suspect.
The cPort Credit Union at 285 Forest Ave. was robbed around 11:45 a.m. Friday by a man who showed a handgun and demanded cash.
A few minutes later, a man matching the description of the credit union robber held up the Bank of America branch at One City Center on busy Monument Square. He was last seen going into the parking garage nearby.
Police do not believe the man is still in the garage but have locked it down to check it out and have requested police dogs. No one has been able to access their vehicles while the search is ongoing. No one was hurt in the robberies.
This story will be updated.