Crime Stoppers Featured Case #14-22 Casa del Matador Burglary

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June 20, 2014 12:35

  

The Portland Police Bureau, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public's help in identifying a commercial burglary suspect.

On June 19, 2014, at approximately 4:45 a.m., a suspect broke into the Casa del Matador Restaurant & Tequila Bar, located at 1438 Northwest 23rd Avenue, and stole multiple bottles of tequila from a storage room.

The suspect smashed the front glass door then kicked out a wood panel on the storage room door to gain access to the tequila bottles.

The suspect stole 16 bottles of tequila after rummaging through desk drawers. The total loss is over $3,000.

Surveillance video captured the burglary and the Portland Police Bureau would like the public's help to identify the suspect.

The suspect appears to be an African American male in his mid-30s with a stocky build.

Surveillance video can be viewed and downloaded at http://youtu.be/7bzcdvwF3rM

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information, reported to Crime Stoppers, that leads to an arrest in this case, or any unsolved felony, and tipsters can remain anonymous.

Leave a Crime Stoppers tip online at http://crimestoppersoforegon.com/submit_online_tip.php text CRIMES (274637) and in the subject line put 823HELP, followed by the tip, or call 503-823-HELP (4357) and leave the tip information. Tips can be left in English or Spanish.

Visit http://www.tipsoft.com to download the Crime Stoppers App for the iPhone or Droid.

Investigator:
Officer Larry MacNabb
Central Precinct
(503) 823-0097
larry.macnabb@portlandoregon.gov

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