Dead robbery suspect tied to other crimes

BESSEMER, AL (WBRC) - Bessemer police say a robbery suspect shot and killed by a store owner a few days ago, may be tied to several robberies and a homicide throughout the metro area.

41-year-old Kevin Dudley was caught on camera robbing two subway stores, but police believe it did not stop there. They say he may also be tied to a Bessemer homicide, two other Hueytown robberies and robberies in Homewood and Birmingham.

Dudley was shot and killed by a bait shop owner during a suspected robbery attempt.