Officers Apprehend Commercial Burglar in East Portland

Portland Police Bureau - 06/29/18 

On Friday, June 29, 2018, at 3:09 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to a commercial building in the 7100 block of Northeast Glisan Street on the report of a burglary in progress.

When officers arrived, they located the business owner and learned he had contacted a suspect he believed had broken into his building and stolen multiple items. The business owner reportedly confronted the suspect, and a struggle ensued. During the struggle, the business owner removed a gun from the suspect, and the suspect left the scene prior to officers arriving. In the course of investigating, officers secured a weapon and determined the suspect's weapon used was a replica firearm.

Officers set up a perimeter and located the suspect matching the description in the 7400 block of Northeast Glisan Street. Officers took the suspect, identified as 21-year-old Hayden P. Yurick, into custody and he is lodged in the Multnomah County Jail.

Detectives with the Portland Police Bureau Detective Division's Burglary Task Force are continuing this investigation.