Teen suspect, accomplice identified in string of robberies


Both suspects are juveniles

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A 16-year-old suspected in a series of convenience store robberies was arrested after investigators released security video.

The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office said the suspect and an accomplice were identified but both are juveniles and their names were not released.

The 16-year-old is accused of stealing cash, smoking pipes and assaulting employees at the Vista Market in Milwaukie. He faces charges of first-degree robbery, third-degree robbery and second-degree theft. Other charges may be added for the assaults.

The accomplice was referred to juvenile services.

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