Felony Theft Arrest

August 9, 2013

On Wednesday, August 7, 2013, the Auburn Police Division arrested Lakyhia Nuashae Askew, age 31 of Auburn, Alabama, on a felony warrant charging her with Theft of Property 2nd Degree. The arrest stems from an investigation of a police report dated August 5, 2013 in which the victim stated that someone stole her bank issued credit card, after she left it in a restaurant in the 1500 Block of S. College Street in Auburn.  The credit card was used at multiple businesses in Camp Hill and Opelika, Alabama to make purchases.  The arrest is the result of a joint investigation and assistance from the Opelika Police Department.   Askew was transported to the Lee County Jail where her bond was set at $3000.00.