Ore. brothers accused of armed robbery on bicycles
Friday, May 18, 2012
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Portland police arrested two brothers following an armed robbery near the east end of the St. John's Bridge in North Portland.
A police spokesman says the victim was approached Thursday evening by two men on bicycles. He told police one suspect pointed a silver gun at him and the other had a knife. They ordered him to empty his pockets.
The victim tried to run, but was pushed him to the ground before the suspects fled west across the bridge.
Officers arrested 25-year-old Immanuel Hazlewood and 20-year-old Jesse Hazlewood on robbery charges.
They were booked into the Multnomah County jail.
Officers recovered a loaded handgun, a knife and a small amount of meth.