PORTLAND —  A police bomb squad is working at a pharmacy that was robbed earlier this afternoon.

The robbery at Rite Aid at 702 Forest Ave. was reported just before 1 p.m. Police are now dealing with a “hazardous device” on the scene.

No one at the location has been hurt, according to Sgt. Clifford Strout.

Few other details were available. It wasn’t clear whether the device and the robbery are related, Strout said.




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