Pellet Gun Used In Corvallis Pot Robbery

Posted by Pat Boyle on April 23, 2015

CORVALLIS, Ore. — A teenage is facing robbery and assault charges after police say he shot a man with a pellet gun and stole his marijuana.

16-year-old Thomas Alexander was an acquaintance of 39-year-old Christopher Walker’s daughter.  The two teens went to Walker’s apartment to smoke pot that Walker was going to provide.  When Alexander stepped inside, he pointed a pellet …

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Police Search NE Portland Neighborhood for Armed Robber

Posted by Pat Boyle on October 14, 2014
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Rosemary Reynolds contributed to this story

PORTLAND — Police have arrested a 15 year old boy in connection with the armed hold up of USA Gas on NE Culley Boulevard and Prescott late Monday night.  They are looking for a second robber, described as an African American male who is in his late teens or early 20’s.

SERT and the K-9 Unit were …

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Cell Phone App Helps Portland Cops Arrest Suspect in Two Violent Crimes

Posted by Steve Leader on August 13, 2014

Portland Police say an app on a stolen I-Phone helped them solve both a sexual assault and a robbery.

A woman was raped last week while walking her two dogs in North Portland.  Four days later, cops were flagged down by someone who reported they were robbed of their I-Phone.

Sergeant Pete Simpson says the app led officers to the general location …

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Ice Cream Shop Robbed By Man With A Syringe

Posted by Pat Boyle on April 23, 2014

Portland, Oregon –  A man walked into  the Baskin Robbins store on Southwest Broadway last night waving a syringe that he claimed was “full of AIDS.” He threatened employees with the needle and took off with an undisclosed amount of money.  This happened just before 9 p.m.

He was last seen walking northbound on Broadway. Officers checked the area, but were …

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Keizer Police Search For Armed Robber

Posted by Cort Johnson on March 19, 2014


KEIZER, Or – Keizer Police say an armed man confronted an employee of a Brink’s armored truck as he was trying to service an ATM machine Tuesday.

Deputy Chief Jeffrey Kuhns says the employee entered a vacant Roth’s grocery store to access the ATM when he was confronted by a gunman.  Kuhns says the employee was able to lock himself inside …

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