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Armed robber targets SE Portland cafe

Posted: Updated: Dec 10, 2012 07:47 AM
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police are trying to track down the armed robber who targeted a cafe in Southeast Portland on Sunday morning.

The robbery happened at the Ha Long Cafe on Southeast Division Street near 85th just after 10 a.m.

Police say the robber had a handgun and demanded that a restaurant employee get on the ground.

The man then went behind the counter before leaving with an undisclosed amount of money and leaving the cafe on foot, according to police.

Officers and a K-9 unit searched the scene, but didn't find anyone matching the robber's description.

Police said the robber was described as an African-American man with a  muscular build. He was last seen wearing all black clothing and a black ski mask.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to contact Robbery detectives at (503) 823-0405.

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