52-Year-Old Man Arrested for Exposing Himself to a Child on a TriMet Bus (Photo)

July 15, 2014 13:20


On July 11, 2014, at approximately 1:30 p.m., 52-year-old Karl Deickmiller was arrested regarding his acts of public indecency on a TriMet bus.

This investigation began on July 7, 2014, at approximately 11:00 a.m., when officers assigned to the Transit Police Division responded to a call of a man on a TriMet bus exposing himself to a 5-year-old-girl in the area of Southwest 6th Avenue and Columbia Street.

The responding officers retrieved bus video recording which was used to identify and later locate the suspect. Officer served a search warrant on the suspect's place of residence where evidence related to the crime was seized. No other suspects are outstanding.

Deickmiller had been identified prior to his arrest but was receiving medical treatment and was being monitored prior to his actual arrest.

Deickmiller was booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Public Indecency, Interfering with Public Transportation (two counts), Indecent Exposure and Disorderly Conduct in the Second Degree.



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