Bend Gun Menacing Suspect Arrested After Leaving Behind Wallet

At approximately 3:26 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 25, Bend Police responded to the Chevron Circle K on NE Highway 20 in Bend, for a report of a man armed with a handgun.

Area of Incident

According to witnesses, the man threatened employees and customers, reportedly cocked the handgun, put it in his waistband, and pointed the gun at a customer before leaving. When he left the adjoining Super Burrito, he left behind a jacket containing his wallet and several pocket knives. No shots were fired during the incident.

Responding officers contacted Dustin Deans, 36, in the area and took him into custody without incident. He was transported to the Deschutes County Jail on the below charges.

Arrested: Dustin Wright Deans, 36-year-old Bend resident

Charges: Menacing x3, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Pointing a Firearm at Another, Disorderly Conduct II, Unlawful Use of a Weapon

Source: BPD