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Porter-Starke Counseling Methadone Clinic robbed at gunpoint today

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Valparaiso Police were called to Porter Starke Counseling’s Methadone Clinic, 2301 Cumberland Dr., this morning after a reported robbery.

Police arrived and learned that a male subject had entered the clinic sometime after 10 a.m., displayed a handgun and demanded cash from the front counter area.

The subject was described as a male subject wearing a dark colored hooded sweat shirt and white shoes. The male subject’s face was partially covered. The subject was last observed running northbound on Cumberland Dr.

The subject left with an undetermined amount of U.S. currency. Police continue to investigate the incident.

Police are requesting assistance from the community. Anybody with information is asked to contact the Valparaiso Police Department at 462-2135 or text a tip to Tip411, (847-411) and enter “Valpo” as the keyword in the message field prior to sending the tip.


Posted 1/3/2014