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Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Pursuit (Photo) - 03/25/20

On Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 12:16 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the area of Southeast 135th Avenue and Southeast Powell Boulevard on a report of a carjacking.

Officers learned that a male suspect confronted a female victim which resulted in her vehicle being stolen.

Officers searched the area and were unable to locate the vehicle.

At 11:05 p.m., East Precinct officers located the suspect vehicle in the area of Southeast 136th Avenue and Southeast Holgate Boulevard. Officers initiated a traffic pursuit after the vehicle failed to yield.

Officers coordinated to successfully spike the vehicle's tires. The vehicle ultimately came to a stop near the intersection of Southeast 101st Avenue and Southeast Division Street. Three occupants were detained at the scene.

The driver and carjacking suspect was identified as 20 year-old Jaquin Eliud Rubio. He was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center on charges of Robbery in the Second Degree, Robbery in the Third Degree, Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle, Criminal Mischief in the First Degree, Harassment, two counts of Attempt to Elude By Vehicle, and two counts of Reckless Driving.

This case remains under investigation.


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