2,500 Cash Reward offered in U.S. Marshals search for wanted Oregon man

by KATU Staff

 PORTLAND, Ore. – A 34-year-old Oregon man is wanted for violating his probation, and the U.S. Marshals Service of Oregon is asking for the public’s help in finding him.

According to Crime Stoppers of Oregon, Eric Floyd Oelkers has a federal probation violation warrant tied to a previous conviction on gun crimes.

He was last known to be in the Portland metro area.

Authorities describe him as about 5-foot 11-inches tall, weighing about 225 pounds, with blue eyes and several tattoos on his arms, legs and chest. He might have a shaved head, or brown/red hair.

Crime Stoppers of Oregon offers cash rewards of up to $2,500 cash for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in any unsolved felony crime and tipsters can remain anonymous.

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Submit a tip online.

Call 503-823-HELP (4357)

Crime Stoppers of Oregon is funded 100% by community donations. To support Crime Stoppers with a donation, visit their website.