Man Armed with a Machete Robs a Pleasant Valley Market of Pepperoni Sticks

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July 06, 2013 11:55

  

This morning, Saturday July 6, 2013, at 10:33 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at B & C Foods, located at 12918 Southeast Foster Road.

Officers contacted the victim who told police that the suspect entered the market and picked up a frozen pizza, some candy and some pepperoni sticks then threatened the victim with a machete before leaving the market without paying for the food.

The suspect was last seen northbound on 128th Avenue from Foster Road and was described as a white male in his early-20s, 5'7" tall, thin build, light colored hair, a goatee, wearing all black clothing, a baseball cap, and carrying a machete down his pants.

Officers checked the neighborhood for the suspect but did not locate anyone matching his description.

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

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