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Milwaukie Police Investigating Armed Robbery - 01/17/18

Case #18-0204

On 01-17-18, around 1:00 a.m., an unknown male subject, armed with a handgun and wearing a ski mask, attempted to rob Dotty's, 10843 SE Oak Street in Milwaukie.

The male suspect walked into Dotty's and confronted the employee by pointing a revolver-type handgun at them. The employee refused to give the suspect any money and chased the suspect outside. The suspect fired one-round at the employee, striking the sidewalk, not the employee.

The suspect left in an unknown direction, without any money. Police arrived shortly after but were not able to locate the suspect. The suspect is described as being a white male, around 6'0" and around 200-pounds.

The investigation is on-going. Anyone that may have information is asked to call Milwaukie Police 503-786-7500.

Milwaukie Police Investigating Bank Robbery (Photo) - 01/12/18

Case #18-0149

On 01-12-18, around 4:00 p.m., an unknown adult male robbed the Bank of the West, 11050 SE McLoughlin Boulevard in Milwaukie.

The male suspect handed a teller a note demanding money. He did not display any weapons and did not threaten harm to anyone. The suspect was last seen walking away from the bank in an unknown direction with an undisclosed amount of money.

Milwaukie Police, with the assistance of other law enforcement agencies, searched the immediate area but were not able to locate the suspect.

The suspect is described as a dark-skinned male with noticeable pock marks on his face. He is between 5'7" -- 6'0" tall and has a medium build. He was wearing a long blue sweatshirt, dark colored beanie, blue jeans and black and white shoes.

The investigation is still on-going. If anyone has information regarding this case, please call Milwaukie Police 503-786-7500.

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Milwaukie Police Looking For Missing Endangered Female. (Photo) - 01/05/18

Milwaukie Police are currently looking for 67-year-old Virginia Salinas. Ms. Salinas was last seen today around 12:00 p.m., when she walked away from The Edwards Center, 4827 SE International Way in Milwaukie.

Ms. Salinas suffers from several learning disabilities and takes classes at the Edwards Center. Today she checked in at the Center around 12:00 p.m. Ms. Salinas then walked away from the center in an unknown direction.

Ms. Salinas is a Hispanic female and was last seen wearing a blue or tan, long heavy winter jacket and a stoking cap. She is about 5'6" and 160-pounds.

If anyone has seen Ms. Salinas or knows her whereabouts, please call Milwaukie Police 503-786-7500

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Local Milwaukie Schools Temporarily Placed On Lockout. - 01/03/18

Case #18-0037

On 1/3/18 at around 2:15 p.m., Milwaukie Police responded to a report of a disturbance near 11275 SE 27th Avenue, across from Milwaukie Elementary School. The disturbance involved a man who had a gun and was yelling at people. Police arrived within minutes and detained 42-year-old Joshua Robert Pegg.

Through the investigation it was determined the incident was related to a parking complaint and Mr. Pegg allegedly made personal threats toward people over the parking dispute. Two small handguns were seized from Mr. Pegg.

Due to the location of the incident, Milwaukie Elementary School and Milwaukie High School were temporarily placed on Lockout. The lockout was lifted shortly after Mr. Pegg was detained and it was determined there was no risk to either school.

Mr. Pegg was lodged at the Clackamas County Jail on charges of Disorderly Conduct II and Menacing.