Montavilla Neighborhood Armed Robbery Suspect Bitten by Victim, Later Arrested (Photo)

May 07, 2014 16:25


This morning, Wednesday May 7, 2014, at 11:49 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to "Jonny's" at 8230 Southeast Harrison Street on the report of an armed robbery.

Officers arrived in the area and spoke to the employee who told officers that the suspect was armed with a knife and grabbed money out of the till then ran away. The employee told police that she bit the suspect on the right arm during a struggle over the money.

Several officers searched the area and located the suspect, later identified as 32-year-old Jamie Lynn Musgrove. Musgrove was taken into custody and, after being interviewed by Robbery detectives, booked into the Multnomah County Jail.

Musgrove was charged with Robbery in the First Degree and will be arraigned on Thursday in Multnomah County Court.



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