A 60-year-old man is in jail after robbing a Roseburg bank Thursday afternoon, according to a release from Roseburg Police.
On Sept. 7 at about 2 p.m., Roseburg Police and Douglas County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a robbery at First Interstate Bank, located on Garden Valley Blvd.
The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash and fled in a vehicle. The vehicle description was broadcast to all area law enforcement.
Oregon State Police troopers found a vehicle matching the description traveling northbound on I-5, and followed it.
Troopers initiated a high-risk stop on the vehicle in Sutherlin, and arrested the suspect Dannie Kay Alston, 60.
Alston is lodged in Douglas County Jail on charges of first-degree theft and third-degree robbery.