On Saturday February 27, 2016, at 7:51 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at Jonny's, located at 8230 Southeast Harrison Street.
Officers arrived in the area and contacted employees who told police that the suspect entered the business, armed with a handgun, and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash the suspect left the store and was last seen walking towards Southeast Division Street.
Officers checked the neighborhood but did not locate anyone matching the suspect's description.
The suspect is described as an African American male in his 20s or 30s, 6'1" tall, slender build, wearing dark-colored clothing, gloves, a mask, and armed with a handgun.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Robbery detectives at 503-823-0405.
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