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Fast food alleged robbers arrested

Thomas Davidson (Source: LMDC) Thomas Davidson (Source: LMDC)
Kevin Boyd (Source: LMDC) Kevin Boyd (Source: LMDC)
Lt. Jennifer Coe Lt. Jennifer Coe

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The Louisville Metro Police Department says they have arrested the two men believed to be behind a string of 15 restaurant robberies in six weeks.

Monday afternoon, police arrived to the Denny's restaurant on Dutchman's Lane in St. Matthews for a reported robbery. Outside of the restaurant they arrested Thomas Davidson and Kevin Boyd for the crime.

According to police, Davidson and Boyd robbed many of the restaurants in broad daylight and showed a gun.

"Davidson at the Qdoba on November 15 and the Rally's on November 25 he indicated he had a weapon but he didn't show it; but aside from all of that they did show a weapon in all the holdups," said Lt. Jennifer Coe of the LMPD robbery squad.

Police say the suspects both have criminal histories and robbed restaurants along Bardstown Road, Preston Highway, and Breckenridge Lane to name a few. The motive is believed to be for drugs. Police aren't aware how Davidson and Boyd know one another.

"They both lived in the same neighborhood," said Coe, "so I don't know if there's a past history between the two aside from like I said they lived in the same neighborhood."

Police believe the two men robbed these restaurants:

Thomas E. Davidson:

  • 10/23/13 Waffle House, 4706 Preston Hwy
  • 11/06/13 Arby's, 2956 Breckenridge Ln
  • 11/11/13 Qdoba, 1500 Bardstown Rd
  • 11/15/13 Qdoba, 6403 Bardstown Rd
  • 11/22/13 Waffle House, 4320 Bishop Ln
  • 11/25/13 Rally's, 3290 Bardstown Rd
  • 11/29/13 Dairy Queen, 2208 Goldsmith Ln
  • 11/30/13 Rally's, 2412 Preston Hwy
  • 12/02/13 Denny's, 4030 Dutchman's Ln

Kevin M. Boyd:

  • 11/12/13 Rally's, 2412 Preston Hwy
  • 11/22/13 Twig & Leaf, 2122 Bardstown Rd
  • 11/23/13 Rally's, 2949 Breckenridge Ln
  • 11/25/13 Penn Station, 3035 Preston Hwy
  • 11/27/13 KFC, 2513 Preston Hwy
  • 11/29/13 Pizza Hut, 2407 Brownsboro Rd

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