UPDATE: Contractor Robbed at Gunpoint in Southeast Portland Home - Truck Missing

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September 30, 2013 12:40

  

The vehicle taken in this morning's robbery has been recovered by police at Southeast 112th Avenue and Knapp Street. Members of KPTV/Fox 12 news were in the area and located the vehicle then called police.

The suspects in this case are still outstanding and officers do not believe they have remained in the area.

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This morning, Monday September 30, 2013, at 8:54 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a robbery at a residence in the 7800 block of Southeast 114th Avenue.

Officers arrived and contacted the victim who told police that he was at the residence to do some repairs when he was confronted by two men inside the home, one armed with a handgun.

The suspects demanded the victim's phone, wallet and keys, then left the area in his work truck after tying him up in the home. The victim was able to get free to call 9-1-1.

The truck is described as a white Ford F-150 pickup with an orange cement mixer in the back. The truck also has "Rupp Family Construction" graphics.

The suspect with the gun is described as a white male in his 40s, 5'8" tall, medium build, clean shaven, wearing all dark clothing. There is no description on the second suspect.

Anyone seeing the vehicle is asked not to approach it but to immediately call 9-1-1.

Anyone with non-emergency information about this incident is asked to call Robbery Detectives at (503) 823-0405.

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