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On Saturday June 2, 2012, at 6:28 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to North Precinct responded to the report of a robbery at "The Meadow", located at 3731 North Mississippi Avenue. "The Meadow" is a specialty shop selling salts, chocolates, flowers and other items.
Officers arrived and spoke with the victim who told police that an adult African American male, accompanied by an approximately 10 year old African American youth, entered the shop and grabbed the victim, covering her mouth and pinning her arms. The suspect told the victim he would hurt her if she yelled.
As the victim was being held, the 10 year old boy went behind the counter and stole an undisclosed amount of money from the register. Both the adult and the 10 year old left the area on foot.
The adult suspect is described as an African American male, 20-30 years old, 5'10" to 6' tall, medium build, wearing all black clothes. The youth is described as an African American male, approximately 10 years old, 4'5" to 4'8" tall, brown shirt and blue jeans.
Anyone with information about this robbery is urged to submit information to CrimeTips@PortlandOregon.gov, reference Portland Police Bureau case number 12-47355.
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Sgt. Pete Simpson