Serial Robbery Suspect Dopey the Bandit in Custody - Suspected of 11 Portland Area Robberies

Serial Robbery Suspect Dopey the Bandit in Custody - Suspected of 11 Portland Area Robberies

January 23, 2013 16:36


43-year-old Bradley John Kehm was arrested on January 10, 2013 by the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office after deputies contacted him outside the 7-11 store, located at 12820 Southeast McLaughlin Boulevard.

Kehm was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on nine (9) counts of Robbery in the Second Degree.

Kehm was nicknamed "Dopey the Bandit" after numerous Portland area robberies. Kehm used a replica firearm or implied that he had a firearm in many of the robberies.

Robbery Detectives have linked him to 11 robberies. Four of these robberies are financial institutions and Federal charges are pending against Kehm.

The robberies include:

November 8, 2012, at Value Village, located at 5050 Southeast 82nd Avenue.

November 14, 2012, at Goodwill, located at 9015 Southeast Powell Boulevard.

November 14, 2012, at Dotty's, located at 11926 Southeast Division Street.

November 21, 2012, at Century 16 Theater, located at 4040 Southeast 82nd Avenue.

December 10, 2012, at Fred Meyer, located at 5035 Southeast 82nd Avenue.

December 12, 2012, at Subway, located at 1720 Northeast 122nd Avenue.

December 15, 2012, at Franz Bakery, located at 8440 Southeast 45th Avenue.

December 21, 2012, at Umpqua Bank, located at 3557 Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard.

December 27, 2012, at Key Bank, located at 4600 Southeast Woodstock Boulevard.

December 31, 2012, at Bank of America, located at 24150 Southeast Stark Street.

January 5, 2013, at Unitus Credit Union, located at 1052 Southeast 96th Avenue.


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