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Police: Suspect arrested after injuring woman in SE Portland store stabbing

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PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

A suspect armed with a knife was taken into custody after he threatened a woman working at a store in southeast Portland Wednesday morning, police said.

Officers responded at 6:44 a.m. to a report of a male suspect threatening a female employee at Everyday Food Mart, located at 7020 Southeast Foster Road.

He was armed with a knife.

When officers were on their way to the scene, they learned the suspect had injured the woman with the knife.

Once police arrived at Everyday Food Mart, they found the victim detaining the suspect.

The suspect, identified as 63-year-old Michael J. Delsman, was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Multnomah County Jail.

The victim was transported by ambulance to a local hospital with injuries believed to be non-life-threatening. 

Delsman faces a first-degree assault charge. 

Police are asking anyone with information about the assault Detective Tony Harris at 503-823-0768 or Tony.Harris@portlandoregon.gov.

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