CORRECTION: Portland Police make arrest for Sex Abuse I in S.W. Portland

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January 06, 2014 07:50

  

The suspect's name in this case was initially put out in correctly. The actual name is Themba Hassan Kelley. The Portland Police Bureau apologizes for the mistake.

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Portland Police Detectives have arrested Hasaan K. Themba, a 44-year-old male, on charges of Sex Abuse I and related offenses.

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Yesterday evening, January 5, 2014, at 10:08 p.m., Central Precinct officers were dispatched to 6371 S.W. Capitol Hwy (the Baskin Robbins) on a report of a sexual assault. Officers arrived and contacted the victim (a juvenile) who reported that a subject had entered the location and grabbed her in a sexual manner while behaving lewdly.

Officer began a search of the area and were able to apprehend a suspect. The PPB believes that all the suspects in this case have been identified Detective are investigating and additional updates will follow. This case is not believed to be related to the recent string of "flashing" incidents in the S.W. metro area.

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