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Robber confronts martial arts instructor

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MILWAUKIE, OR (KPTV) -

Milwaukie police said a would-be robber picked the wrong guy to mess with.

Officers said a teenager tried to rob the victim at knife-point while he was walking home on the night of Oct. 25.

But they said the boy panicked and ran off when the victim told the teen he is a martial arts instructor.

The suspect is described as 15 to 16 years of age, with short, black curly hair. 

He is described as about 5'6' tall, about 145 pounds and was wearing baggy blue jeans, white tennis shoes and a black hoodie long-sleeve zip up sweater with the word "Zombie" written in white letters across the back. 

Anyone with information related to this incident, please contact the Milwaukie Police Department at 503-786-7500.

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