The three male suspects entered the store at the Woodburn Premium Outlets around 5:20 下午. and were seen picking up items, 的 Woodburn Police Department said.
After about 20 分钟, police said two of the suspects tried to leave the store but were confronted by a lone store employee. One suspect then pulled a handgun and pointed it at the staff member before leaving the store with the third suspect.
All three suspects were seen fleeing the scene in a light blue Honda CRV with no license plates and heading north of Interstate 5.
Police confirmed that the suspects stole items from the store, but did not specify what they took.
The armed suspect was described as a Hispanic or like-skinned African-American between 5-feet-4 and 5-feet-6 with a thin build. He was wearing red joggers, a black Patagonia hoodie, surgical face mask, black beanie and black tennis shoes. He also had a heart-shaped or teardrop tattoo on his left cheek under his eye.
Another suspect was described as a Pacific Islander, about 5-feet, 6-inches tall with a medium build. He was wearing a light-colored hoodie with khaki shorts and tall white socks with white shoes.
The third suspect was described as an African-American between 5-feet-8 and 5-feet-10 with a medium build. He was wearing a black tracksuit with a single white stripe on the shoulders and pant leg, and a black baseball cap.
Authorities asked anyone with information about the incident or the suspects to contact the department.