Portland Police Investigating an Armed Robbery in the Cully Neighborhood

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May 23, 2013 16:45

  

This afternoon, Thursday May 23, 2013, at 1:46 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the Layu Cateca Store, located at 4620 Northeast Cully Boulevard, on the report of an armed robbery.

Officers arrived in the area and contacted the victim at the store. The victim told police that two men entered the store and demanded money. One of the men was armed with a handgun. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspects ran from the store and were last seen running southbound on Cully Boulevard.

Officers, including a police K-9 unit, searched the neighborhood but did not locate the suspects.

The suspects are described as African American males in their 20s, wearing all gray clothing. One of the suspects was armed with a handgun.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to contact the Robbery Detail at (503) 823-0405.

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