Masked armed robber steals cash from Subway in NE Portland

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A masked man armed with a handgun got away with cash from a Subway in northeast Portland.

Police responded to the sandwich shop on the 7100 block of Northeast Sandy Boulevard at 9:32 p.m. Wednesday.

Employees told officers that a man armed with a gun entered the shop and demanded money. After receiving cash, the robber left the business and was last seen running north across Sandy Boulevard.

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 30s with a tall, muscular build. He was wearing a dark-colored mask and dark-colored hooded sweatshirt.

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

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