A houseguest in Chesterfield stole $5,000 from a woman’s bank account between Oct. 12 and Nov. 3, 2011, Chesterfield Police said.
Austin Scherr, 25, of the 600 block of Broadmoor Drive in Chesterfield, was charged Friday with felony stealing. Police said Scherr was staying at the woman’s home in Chesterfield during the dates in question and had access to her debit card.
Scherr was identified on video recordings making the unauthorized withdrawals at an ATM, police said.
Bail was set at $5,000.
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