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Two Arrested After Investigation into Rest Stop Crimes

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(Photos Courtesy of Indiana State Police)
Two suspects from Gary were apprehended this week by Indiana State Police in Bristol after one of them was linked to several crimes that occurred at the George Ade Rest Plazas on the Indiana Toll Road in Lake County. Authorities report an investigation linked Tamara Scott to nearly twenty theft and robbery investigations at the rest stop ,over the past two-and-a-half months, and charges were filed after she was identified as allegedly using the stolen credit card of a victim in Lake Station.
Scott was apprehended at the Majestic Star Casino Hotel and charged with two-felony counts of forgery, three-counts of fraud, two-counts of theft and two-counts of receiving stolen property.
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State Police report items found in her hotel room led police to a home in the 200 block of Filmore Street, in Gary, where Anthony Washington was taken into custody for resisting arrest and possession of cocaine.


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