On April 18, 2013 an unidentified white male subject went into Piggly Wiggly Grocery store and attempted to steal 4 cartons of cigarettes. After being confronted by a store employee the suspect fled on foot then got into a silver vehicle and got away with 2 cartons of cigarettes.
On April 19, 2013 investigators with Scott City Police received information that the suspect was possibly a Dustin Carter. Officers located Mr. Carter at his place of employment and took him into custody. Mr. Carter admitted to the crime of theft and was arrested at that time.