Convenience Store Robbery in Northeast Portland's Montavilla Neighborhood

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September 30, 2013 01:14

  

This afternoon, Sunday September 29, 2013, at 3:59 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Speedy Market, located at 7839 Northeast Glisan Street.

Officers arrived in the area and contacted the victim who told police that the suspect entered the market armed with a handgun and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect left the market and was last seen running westbound on Glisan Street.

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

The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, 5'7" tall, medium build, wearing a dark hoody and blue jeans.

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

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