June 19 2018
PORTLAND, Oregon - On Tuesday May 31, 2016, at 3:47 a.m., North Precinct officers responded to a burglary alarm at Moonstruck Chocolates, located at 6600 North Baltimore Avenue.
Officers arrived in the area and could see a suspect walking around on the second floor of the building.
Officers surrounded the building and as they were awaiting the arrival of a Canine Unit, the suspect walked out of the building and was taken into custody without incident.
During a search of the suspect's belongings, they located a box of chocolates, stolen from Moonstruck.
The suspect, 41-year-old Matthew Brush, was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Burglary in the Second Degree and Theft in the Third Degree.
Community members and businesses are encouraged to visit the City of Portland's Office of Neighborhood Involvement Crime Prevention page at http://www.portlandonline.com/oni/cp for crime prevention tips and resources.