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Police: Gun-wielding teenage girl robs barista

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police are looking for the teenage girl who robbed a Mocha Express on 5111 Southeast Holgate Blvd. 9 a.m. Sunday.

The barista told police the teen could be as young as 13 and was armed with a handgun when she demanded money from the drive-through coffee shop. The thief ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash into a nearby neighborhood.

Officers, including a K-9 unit, searched the area but did not find anyone matching the robber's description.

The victim described her as a young-looking woman, possibly 13 to 15 years old, 5' tall, thin build, and wearing dark clothing.

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

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