Scott Alan Carmitchel, the suspect in a Bellagio robbery, was arrested this at the Hard Rock Hotel after a designer shopping spree week. The suspect had been refused and uncooperative to appear in court of his own volition. (Image: fox5vegas.com)
Bellagio armed robbery suspect Scott Alan Carmitchel was arrested by 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 lives in Kansas, includes a lengthy criminal record, is accused of going into the Bellagio casino regarding the evening of Friday, July 25 and robbing a cashier at gunpoint, before making off with $43,000. The cashier told police she feared on her behalf life.
Legislation enforcement officers were led to a space at the Hard Rock following a tip-off from the tourist who became dubious of the guy who paid him $300 to hire a $405 space at the hotel. The suspect initially told officers his name was Scott Rice and claimed he had found a black colored bag full of cash within the Bellagio parking lot, although he was unable to provide these with recognition.
He later on acknowledged it was his image on Bellagio surveillance footage, but denied any understanding of the crime, claiming he had checked out the casino that night, but had no memory of what had taken destination.
On searching the room, police found $10,000 in cash and a BB