Crime Stoppers Featured Case #18-41 – Gresham BottleDrop Robbery



The Gresham Police Department, in partnership with Crime Stoppers of Oregon, is asking for the public’s help to identify the suspects involved in an armed robbery.

In the early morning hours of October 12, 2018, Gresham Police Department officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at the BottleDrop Redemption Center, 1313 East Powell Blvd. An employee was robbed by three unidentified male suspects, one of whom was armed with a handgun, who then fled the area with an undisclosed amount of money. They are described as follows:

1 — White or Hispanic male, 30-45 years old, 6-feet-2-inches tall, 260-300 pounds
2 — White or Hispanic male, 18-22 years old, 5-feet-6-inches tall, 150 pounds
3 — Hispanic male, 18-22 years old, 5-feet-4-inches tall, 130 pounds

One of the suspects was wearing a jacket which stated Northwest Airlines on the back.

Gresham Police are interested in hearing from anyone who noticed an associate with changed spending habits or had an unexplained amount of cash.

Surveillance video of the robbery is available for viewing and download at https://youtu.be/_eTjHy2pcc0

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