UPDATE - ARREST: North Precinct Officers Investigating a Robbery at Fairley's Pharmacy - Suspect in Custody (Photo)

September 03, 2014 11:30

  

29-year-old David Vikrum Hansen was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on a charge of Robbery in the Second Degree.

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This afternoon, Tuesday September 2, 2014, at 2:08 p.m., North Precinct officers responded to Fairley's Pharmacy, located at 7226 Northeast Sandy Boulevard, on the report of an armed robbery.

As officers were en route to the location, information was updated that the suspect left on foot and was walking southbound on 73rd Avenue.

Officers arrived in the area and contacted employees who told police that the suspect entered the pharmacy, implied that he had a gun, then grabbed multiple prescription bottles before leaving on foot.

Officers checking the neighborhood located a person matching the suspect's description and he was taken into custody without incident. Further investigation confirmed that the person detained was the robbery suspect.

Robbery detectives are continuing to investigate the incident. The suspect's name and charges will be released after he is booked into the Multnomah County Jail.

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