Portland Police Investigating a Sunday Evening Robbery at a Piedmont Neighborhood Taco Bell

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August 29, 2013 09:16


On Sunday August 25, 2013, at 7:57 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Taco Bell located at 7415 Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Officers arrived in the area and contacted restaurant employees who told police that the suspect entered the restaurant, armed with a handgun, and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect shoved the gun into his pants and ran out the door.

Officers searched the neighborhood but did not locate anyone matching the suspect's description.

The suspect is described as an African American male in his mid-20s, wearing dark clothes and wearing a white and black costume-type mask, described as similar to a mask used in the film "V for Vendetta."

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to contact the Robbery Detail at (5030 823-0405.



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