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Stick-wielding robbery suspect arrested

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police responded Saturday, Jan. 26, to reports of an assault and robbery.

It happened at the Maria Tienda Mexicana on 11146 Northeast Halsey St. Police say a witness chased the suspect out of the store and into the neighborhood.

Police were able to locate the suspect and arrest him.

The victim told police 19-year-old Toby Wylie used a wooden stick to strike the victim and take money from the business. That's when Wylie ran out of the business, being chased by another employee.

Wylie is charged with robbery in the first and second degree, and assault in the second degree.

He was booked into the Multnomah County Jail.

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