Deli robbed in Northeast Portland
An armed robber stole an undisclosed amount of cash from a Northeast Portland deli on Wednesday afternoon.
According to police, at 4:51 p.m. on Jan. 8, North Precinct officers responded to Devaki's Deli, located at 4906 Northeast 122nd Avenue, on the report of an armed robbery. when they arrived, employees said that the suspect entered the deli, armed with two handguns, and demanded money. After obtaining the of cash, the suspect left the deli and was last seen running eastbound on Northeast Marx Street.
Several officers, including a Police K-9 Unit, conducted a neighborhood search for the suspect but did not locate anyone matching the suspect's description.
The suspect is described as a white male, 5'9" tall, 140 pounds, wearing dark glasses, a dark cloth covering his face, dark jacket, and dark jeans.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Robbery detectives at (503) 823-0405.