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Story by James Daniels - The Oregon Herald
Published on Tuesday February 1, 2011 - 7:47 AM
 
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SALEM, Oregon - Salem police are investigating the robbery of Chase Bank branch on Center Street in Salem, Oregon yesterday. The robbery suspect shot at a man who was who attempted to capture the suspect after he pulled a gun and held up the bank.

Bank clerk Court Boice yelled at the robber, who fled into an alley near a theater.

He "went around the block, I thought I lost him," said Boice. "Son of a gun, he took a shot at me, cuss words you might expect, what have you." Boice was not struck by gunfire.

The suspect is described as in his 30s, white, 5 ft 10 in with short hair. He was driving a car which resembled a dark Ford Explorer.