Man with weapon eludes police on Sandy Boulevard
Police are searching for a man they believe was walking in the street holding a "weapon" of some sort.
North Precinct officers rushed to the 15800 block of Northeast Sandy Boulevard around 7:52 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11.
Portland Police described the suspect as a black man in his 30s wearing dark clothing and a red hat.
"The subject saw the officers and ran into the nearby industrial area out of sight of the officers," a police spokesman wrote.
The Bureau searched for the man by air, using dogs and with on-duty tactical response officers. They were unable to locate the man.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Portland Police Bureau at 503-823-3333.