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Man armed with gun robs 7-Eleven store in NE Portland

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

An armed man robbed a 7-Eleven store early Tuesday morning in northeast Portland and got away with cash.

Police responded to the store on the 300 block of Northeast Weidler Street at 4:51 a.m.

An employee told police the robber entered the store armed with a handgun and demanded money. He took an undisclosed amount of cash and left the store.

A witness said the suspect was last seen running south on Northeast 3rd Avenue. Officers and a K-9 team searched the area but didn't locate anyone matching the suspect's description.

The suspect is described as a white man in his late 30s or early 40s, 5'7" and wearing dark clothing.

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

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