Police respond to man with ax inside Gresham Jack in the Box

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GRESHAM, OR (KPTV) – Gresham police say a man who was armed with an ax inside a Jack in the Box restaurant off Southeast Stark Street and 257th Drive has been taken into custody. 

The call came in at about 9 p.m. Thursday and prompted the evacuation of employees. Nearby roads in the area had been closed. 

Police say the man is now in custody and no one was hurt. 

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