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CRIME STOPPERS FEATURED CASE September 5, 2014
CRIME STOPPERS CASE # 14-36 Armed Robberies
Portland Police Bureau Case #14-64399, 14-64401

The Portland Police Bureau’s Robbery Detail, in cooperation with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public’s help to identify a robbery suspect.

On August 9, 2014, at 5:12 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Jackson’s Shell Station, located at 15 Northeast Broadway.

The victim told police that the suspect was armed with a handgun and demanded money. After obtaining some cash, the suspect ran out of the business.

At 5:21 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to the Plaid Pantry store, located at 2010 North Killingsworth Street on the report of an armed robbery.

Officers learned that the suspect in the 2nd robbery matched the description in the earlier robbery.

The suspect is described as an African American female, 5’4” to 5’6” tall, 140 to 160 pounds, wearing a tan baseball cap with a white letter “A” on the front, very short, multi-colored shorts, a multi-colored backless shirt, flip flops, an ankle wrap on her left foot, and a black bandana over her face.

Video and still images from both locations are being released to the public to aid in this investigation.

Surveillance video and still images can be viewed at: http://youtu.be/wEzImapFo8s

Anyone with information about this case is urged to contact the investigator.

Anyone with second-hand information is asked to share it with police.

Information learned from social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube should be shared with investigators as these tips may lead to the identification of a suspect or suspects. Links can be shared directly with investigators or anonymously through Crime Stoppers.

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:
Det. Robert Hollins
(503) 823-3441
robert.hollins@portlandoregon.gov

Crime Stoppers Coordinator:
Sgt. Pete Simpson
Portland Police Bureau
(503) 823-0830
peter.simpson@portlandoregon.gov

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