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Police: Man attempts to steal from driver in Beaverton, flees with nothing

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BEAVERTON, OR (KPTV) -

An armed man tried to carjack and rob a driver late Wednesday night in Beaverton, but then he ran off according to police.

Beaverton police said the incident occurred at 11:21 p.m. on Southwest 117th Avenue just south of the MAX tracks.

A man was in the driver seat of his car playing on his cellphone when the door of his car was opened by another man. The suspect pointed a gun at him and demanded he give him his car and money.

The victim told the suspect he didn’t have any money.

According to the victim there were a few people in the area who spotted the incident.

The suspect then ran away from the car and the victim called police.

Officers searched the area with a K-9 but did not find the suspect.

He is described as a thin Asian man who is 5 feet 5 inches tall and was wearing a dark gray patterned hoodie and jeans.

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