Store Robbed Wednesday Evening in Portland's Montavilla Neighborhood - No Injuries or Arrest

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March 21, 2018 19:25


On Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at 6:40.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a robbery at Boost Mobile, located at 1120 Northeast 82nd Avenue.

Officers arrived at the store and learned a suspect entered the location and demanded money while brandishing a knife. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect directed the employee and customer into a back room, then left the location without incident.

Responding officers searched the neighborhood but did not locate anyone matching the suspect's description. Based on preliminary information, officers believe the suspect is a male, five feet eight inches to five feet ten inches tall, with a slim build, wearing all dark clothing and armed with a knife.

At this time in the investigation, surveillance images are not being provided for public release.

Investigators with the Portland Police Bureau Detective Division's Robbery Detail will continue this investigation. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Robbery Detail detectives at 503-823-0405.

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