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Burglary Suspect Arrested After 16-Year-Old Calls 9-1-1 in South Tabor Neighborhood (Photo)

July 26, 2016 12:25


On Tuesday July 26, 2016, at 2:24 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the report of a residential burglary in the 7800 block of Southeast Franklin Street. The 16-year-old female caller reported that an unknown suspect was inside her room.

Officers arrived in the area and immediately established a neighborhood perimeter after learning that the suspect fled the residence prior to police arrival. Officers, including a Police Canine Unit, searched the neighborhood and located the suspect attempting to walk out of the area. Due to the victim's excellent description, officers arrested the suspect and recovered items stolen in the burglary.

47-year-old Themba Hasaan Kelley was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Burglary in the First Degree and Failure to Register a

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