News Release from: Clackamas Co. Sheriff's OfficePosted: Sept. 6, 2013, 5:41 a.m.
Media and Interested Parties
Armed robbery at La Quinta Inn; two employees tied up, suspect eludes capture; tips sought
Please refer to Clackamas County Sheriff's Case #13-27095
At 4:15 a.m. on Friday, September 6, 2013, a man walked into the La Quinta Inn located at 8815 SW Sun Place in Wilsonville. Two female employees were setting up for breakfast. The man pointed a gun at the employees and then tied them up. He subsequently released one briefly and had her empty the cash drawer for him. He then took the money and the two employees' purses and fled the scene.
The suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of money.
Neither employee was injured.
Members of the Wilsonville Police Department and Clackamas County Sheriff's Office converged swiftly on the scene in search of the suspect. All immediate search efforts by responding deputies failed to locate the armed-robbery suspect.
This robbery suspect is described as follows:
- Dark-skinned male adult
- 20-25 years old
- Medium height
- Medium build
- Wearing a black ski mask, long sleeve shirt, and gloves.
First-degree armed robbery is considered a Measure 11 type felony crime in the State of Oregon.
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office detectives are investigating.
Anyone with information concerning this crime is encouraged to contact the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office's confidential Tip Line -- by phone at 503-723-4949 or by using the online e-mail form. Please reference Clackamas County Sheriff's Office Case #13-27095.
The public can also submit crime-tip text messages to the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office from a cell phone. All users have to do is send a text message to CRIMES (274637 on your phone keypad) -- with the keyword CCSO as the first word in the message body. Important reminder: Please do not send emergency messages using the text-messaging system -- in case of an emergency, call 911.
Please reference Clackamas County Sheriff's Office Case #13-27095.
Bryon O'Neil, Deputy
Acting Public Information Officer
Clackamas County Sheriff's Office
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