August 11, 2014 12:50
The time in the initial release incorrectly stated 10:50 p.m., it should have read 10:50 a.m. We apologize for the mistake.
Today, August 11, 2014, at 10:50 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to a robbery call at the Plaid Pantry at 7144 N.E. Killingsworth Street. Officers arrived onscene and determined that the suspect, a black male, approximately 5'10" with a thin build, had demanded money from the clerk. After receiving money the suspect fled southbound on N.E. 72nd Avenue.
Officers were able to secure the area and contact witness to the event. The investigation is ongoing.
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Portland Police Bureau
1111 SW 2nd Ave, Suite 1526
Portland, Oregon 97204