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OPD nabs suspect connected to home and vehicle burglaries

Posted at 2:44 PM, Jul 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-30 15:44:55-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — The Omaha Police Department (OPD) says it arrested a man suspected of burglarizing area homes and vehicles following a short foot chase at Westroads Mall.

OPD was able to locate 25-year-old Robert Stubblefield at the mall thanks to a tip that came in just before noon on Wednesday. Stubblefield had several items on him which police say were connected to multiple thefts and burglaries in the area.

Stubblefield was charged with:

RB# AP65100

Possession of a firearm by a Prohibited Person

Obstructing a Police Officer

Reckless Driving

RB# AP63268 and AP64395

2 counts of Receiving Stolen Items

RB# AP61507

Theft by Unlawful Taking

RB# AP63986, AP64628 and AP64857

3 counts of Criminal Trespassing

Stubblefield also has a felony warrant out of Lancaster County, Nebraska for possession of a deadly weapon by a prohibited person.