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Police investigate Christmas Eve robbery

Police are investigating the Christmas Eve robbery of a Southwest Portland market.

According to police, at 3:01 p.m. on Dec. 24, Central Precinct officers responded to the report of an armed robbery at the Swan Mart, located at 4440 Southwest Barbur Boulevard.

When they officers arrived in the area, they spoke to the clerk, who said the suspect displayed a handgun in his waistband as he demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled into the neighborhood on foot.

Officers conducted an extensive neighborhood search for the man but did not locate anyone matching the suspect's description.

The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-30s, wearing camouflage pants and a gray long-sleeve t-shirt.

Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call the Robbery Detail at (503) 823-0405.