Bellagio Gunman Arrested After Splashing Cash on Hookers



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 was 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 nevada police this week at the Hard Rock resort and charged with battery pack, grand larceny, burglary, and robbery with a weapon that is deadly.

Carmitchel, 34, who comes from Kansas, possesses long criminal record, is accused of going into the Bellagio casino regarding the night of Friday, July 25 and robbing a cashier at gunpoint, before making off with $43,000. The cashier told police she feared on her life.

Law enforcement officers were led to a room at the Hard Rock following a tip-off from the tourist who became dubious of a man who paid him $300 to rent a $405 room 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 had been unable to provide them with recognition.

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.

Shopping Spree

On searching the space, authorities found $10,000 in cash and a BB gun matching the description of the Continue reading →