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Armed robber gets away with cash from SW Portland store

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Police are searching for an armed robber who stole cash from a southwest Portland store.

Officers responded to Swan Mart on the 4440 block of Southwest Barbur Boulevard at 12:19 a.m. Wednesday.

An employee told police a man with a handgun entered the market and demanded money. After he received an undisclosed amount of cash, the robber left the store in an unknown direction.

Several officers and a K-9 team searched the neighborhood but did not locate the suspect.

The suspect is described as a black man in his 20s or 30s, 5'8" with a medium build. He was wearing a dark jacket or hooded sweatshirt and gray pants.

Anyone with information about this investigation should contact robbery detectives at 503-823-0405.

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