Mitchell Police needs publics help in identifying suspect involved in theft case

MITCHELL – Mitchell Police officers need the publics help in identifying a female suspect accused of theft and fraud after an incident involving an elderly female.

Image of the suspect

The suspect was driving a white SUV with what appeared to be Tennessee license plates. She reportedly stole $1,900 and attempted to cash a fraudulent check for an additional $2,500 from the same victim. The female suspect stole a purse from an elderly female at Mitchell Manor.

Suspect vehicle

If anyone knows who this female is or her current whereabouts, please contact central dispatch at (812) 275-3316 and ask to speak to Officer Shields. You may also contact him via email at You can remain anonymous if necessary when contacting the department.