Pussycats shop robbed, employee sexually assaulted

Pussycats is at 3414 N.E. 82nd Ave. in Portland

The Pussycats, 3414 NE 82nd Avenue in Portland, October 10, 2016 (KOIN)
The Pussycats, 3414 NE 82nd Avenue in Portland, October 10, 2016 (KOIN)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The Pussycats lingerie modeling shop was robbed and an employee sexually assaulted on Monday morning.

The Portland Police Bureau said a robber entered the shop with a gun shortly after 3 a.m. and demanded money. Before leaving, the suspect sexually assaulted a 34-year-old female employee, authorities said.

Pussycats is at 3414 N.E. 82nd Ave. in Portland.

Officers searched the neighborhood but were unable to find the suspect, described as a tan man five-feet-five in his mid-20s.

Anyone with information on the suspect is encouraged to contact police at 503.823.0405.