Scott Alan Carmitchel, the suspect in a Bellagio robbery, was arrested this week at the Hard Rock Hotel after a designer shopping spree. The suspect ended up being uncooperative and refused to look in court of their very own volition. (Image: fox5vegas.com)
Bellagio armed robbery suspect Scott Alan Carmitchel was arrested by Las Vegas police this week during the Hard Rock resort and charged with battery, grand larceny, burglary, and robbery having a weapon that is deadly.
Carmitchel, 34, who hails from Kansas, has a long criminal background, is accused of entering the Bellagio casino in the night of Friday, July 25 and robbing a cashier at gunpoint, prior to making off with $43,000. The cashier told police she feared on her behalf life.
Law enforcement officers were led to a available space at the Hard Rock after a tip-off from the tourist who became suspicious of the guy who paid him $300 to rent a $405 room at the hotel. The suspect initially told officers his title was Scott Rice and claimed he had found a black colored bag full of cash in the Bellagio parking lot, although he was unable to provide these with recognition.
He later acknowledged it was his image on Bellagio surveillance footage, but denied any understanding of the crime, claiming he had visited the casino that night, but had no memory of what had taken spot.
On searching the space, police found $10,000 in cash and a BB gun matching t (mehr …)