Lingerie shop robbed at gunpoint, employee sexually assaulted

Pussycats robbery

According to a sign out front, Pussycats is THE place for adult entertainment in Oregon. (Photo: KPTV)

Portland police are searching for the man responsible for an early morning robbery and sexual assault at an adult entertainment store on Monday.

Police received a call from the 34-year-old victim around 3:18 a.m. She told investigators that a man armed with a gun stormed Pussycats, where she works, demanded money and sexually assaulted her before leaving.

The victim described the suspect as a tan-skinned male in his mid-20s, standing about 5’5” tall, with a medium build. She said he was wearing dark clothing with a bandanna covering his face.

Authorities searched the surrounding area, but came up empty-handed.

[ Portland Police Bureau ]