Douglas County Sheriff's Office

MEDIA RELEASE

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin
SHERIFF

 

 
Date/Time of Release:  03/02/2012 - 09:15
Contact Person:  Dwes Hutson  
Contact Number:  541-440-4464  
Subject:  Woman Arrested for Burglary and Other Charges  
Date/Time of Incident:  03/01/2012 - 10:00
Incident Location:  422 Main Street, Canyonville, OR  
Case Number:  12-771  
Arrested:  Felkins, Nichole Jean / 26 yoa / Canyonville, OR

On Thursday, February 23rd, 2012, deputies investigated a residential burglary that was reported in the 100 block of Klope Lane, Riddle, OR. The homeowner reported that during the night someone had entered his residence and stole a credit card.

Since that time, the card has been used twice to withdraw cash at an atm machine in Riddle.

Deputies were able to obtain surveillance video of the transactions and identified the suspect using the stolen credit card as Nichole Felkins.

On March 1st, 2012, deputies served search warrants at two residences in Canyonville, one at 622 N. Main Street and the other at 5253 Tiller Trail Highway. Deputies seized evidence relating to this case and also arrested Nichole Felkins for First Degree Burglary, Computer Crime, Identity Theft, Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card and Second Degree Theft. Felkins was lodged in the county jail.


     
     
     
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