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Gresham hotel robbed at gunpoint Sunday

A man and a woman armed with a gun robbed a Gresham motel on Sunday, July 24.

The suspects - described as an African-American man and a Caucasian woman - came into the Days Inn Hotel, 2261 N.E. 181st Ave., at 6:35 a.m., approached the front desk clerk and demanded cash, said Officer John Rasmussen, Gresham police spokesman.

Nobody was physically harmed during the robbery and the suspects fled the area on foot with an undisclosed amount of money before police arrived.

The male suspect is described as 30 and 35 years old, about 6 feet tall and wearing a dark baseball hat and dark clothing at the time of the robbery. The female suspect is also 30 to 35 years old, approximately 5 feet 5 inches tall, wearing a dark beanie-style hat and dark hooded sweatshirt at the time of the robbery.

Anyone with any information about the suspects is encouraged to call Gresham Police tip line at 503 618-2719 or 1-888-989-3505.