Robber hits Country Market on 53rd Street

2013-02-06T21:32:00Z 2013-02-07T02:01:06Z Robber hits Country Market on 53rd StreetCorvallis Gazette-Times Corvallis Gazette Times
February 06, 2013 9:32 pm  • 

A man armed with a gun robbed the Country Market and Deli at 310 N.W. 53rd St. on Wednesday, the Benton County Sheriff’s Office reports.

The robbery was reported at 5:32 p.m.

The store clerk said the man entered the store, displayed a firearm and demanded money. The clerk gave him money, and he left the store on foot. The clerk was not injured. The amount of money stolen was not disclosed.

The robber is described as a male, about 5 feet 10 inches tall with a thin mustache and a small goatee under his lower lip. He was wearing white shoes, blue jeans, a black hooded jacket, and a gray beanie hat.

The Corvallis Police Department and the Oregon State Police assisted with a search of the immediate area, but the suspect was not located.

The suspect is considered to be armed and dangerous.

If anyone recognizes the robber or has additional information, they are encouraged to contact the Benton County Sheriff’s Office at 541-766-6858.

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  1. Harry Mallory
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    Harry Mallory - February 07, 2013 3:56 am
    He should have run for the city council so he could rob folks with impunity.
  2. Tainan
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    Tainan - February 06, 2013 10:11 pm
    I was wondering why 4 cops cars were driving down 35th St. at like 60 MPH. Maybe they should have went 65 so he wouldn't get away.
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