Portland Police Investigating a Bank Robbery Near Mall 205 in Southeast Portland

Portland Police Investigating a Bank Robbery Near Mall 205 in Southeast Portland

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January 05, 2013 16:05

  

This afternoon, Saturday January 5, 2013, at 2:48 p.m., Portland Police officers assigned to East Precinct responded to the report of a bank robbery at the Unitus Credit Union, located at 1052 Southeast 96th Avenue.

Officers arrived in the area and spoke with bank employees. Police learned that the suspect displayed a handgun to the teller and, after obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, fled the bank on foot into the neighborhood.

Officers conducted an extensive neighborhood search but did not locate anyone matching the suspect's description.

The suspect is described as a white male, 40 to 50 years old, 5'9" tall, medium to stocky build, wearing dark clothing and a beanie cap.

Anyone with information about this robbery should contact Detective Brett Hawkinson at (503) 823-1080 or the Portland office of the F.B.I. at (503) 224-4181.

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Portland, Oregon 97204


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