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 uncooperative and refused to look in court of their 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 pack, grand larceny, burglary, and robbery having a deadly weapon.
Carmitchel, 34, who hails from Kansas, features a long criminal record, is accused of going into the Bellagio casino in the evening 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.
Legislation enforcement officers were led to a available space at the Hard Rock after a tip-off from the tourist who became suspicious of a guy who paid him $300 to rent a $405 space at the hotel. The suspect initially told officers his name was Scott Rice and claimed he had found a black bag full of cash into the Bellagio parking lot, although he was unable to provide them with identification.
He later acknowledged he had visited the casino that night, but had no memory of what had taken place that it was his image on Bellagio surveillance footage, but denied any knowledge of the crime, claiming.
On searching the room, authorities found $10,000 in cash and a BB gun matching t