Police arrest suspects in SE Portland bar robbery

Police arrest suspects in SE Portland bar robbery »Play Video
Edward Stanley Hauer (left) and Julian Everett Matthews

PORTLAND, Ore. – Police arrested two men who they said robbed a bar Saturday in Southeast Portland.

It happened at Coasters Bar and Grill at 6015 SE Powell Blvd. just after 11:30 a.m.

Police said one man robbed the bar at gunpoint while the other waited in a getaway car.

Police arrested Edward Stanley Hauer, 51, and Julian Everett Matthews, 32. Hauer was the gunman and Matthews was the getaway driver, police said.

Police said Hauer was also involved in the following robberies:

•    Dotty’s Deli on Aug. 25
•    Loto’s Deli on Sept. 18
•    Bob and Alice’s Bar on Sept. 21 and Oct. 20
•    Coasters Bar and Grill on Oct. 29

Hauer faces six counts of robbery and Matthews faces two counts, police said. Both men were taken to the Multnomah County Jail.