Chicago Man is Found Dead at the Base of 100-Foot Cliff
Chicago man is found dead at the base of 1 00-foot 00-foot 00-foot cliff PORTLAND (AP) - The body of a 23-year-old 23-year-old 23-year-old 23-year-old 23-year-old Chicago man, who was in the Northwest seeking a forestry job, was found Thursday at the base of a 100-foot 100-foot 100-foot cliff in the Columbia River Gorge east of Portland. Silver pistol used in bank holdup PORTLAND (AP) A lone gunman robbed a branch of the U.S. National Bank of Oregon in Southwest Portland of an undisclosed amount of money Thursday Thursday afternoon, the FBI said. The FBI said the man carried a silver , pistol and fled on foot. He is believed to ' be the same man who robbed a branch of Benjamin Franklin Savings & Loan in Portland earlier this month, the FBI said. John E. Hawthorne apparently fell to his death while hiking west of Wahkeena Falls, Multnomah County sheriff's deputies deputies said. He apparently died Dec. 14 while en route to a job interview in Moscow, Idaho, officers said. Officers found $50 and expensive camera camera equipment in his four-wheel four-wheel four-wheel drive vehicle Tuesday when they investigated after observing it parked in the same location location for five days. Motel receipts and matchbook covers led officers to discover that Hawthorne, a forestry graduate from Duke University, University, had been in Seattle and Kent, Wash., and Beaverton and Tigard, Ore. for job interviews. A search of the area on Wednesday didn't turn up anything, and Explorer Scouts joined in the search on Thursday. Thursday.