Mitchell Man Arrested On Theft, Fraud Charges

(BEDFORD) – A Mitchell man is facing theft and fraud charges after Bedford Police say he and his girlfriend used someone else’s debit card to purchase items at Walmart and rent a motel room.

Gage Stout

Police arrested 22-year-old Gage Stout, of Mitchell, on charges of theft and fraud Thursday.

According to a probable cause affidavit, on June 10 and June 11 Stout and 18-year-old Samantha Lindsey, also of Mitchell, used a man’s debit card at the McDonald’s in Mitchell, bought a pizza from Papa John’s, purchased items at Walmart and Hibbett Sports, and rented a room at the Super 8 Motel. Police say the charges came to more than $750.