FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Public Information Officer:
August 21st, 2008
Cpl. Kevin Tieman
Cass County Sheriff's Office
Cass County Armed Robber Charged
Cass Co. – Around 1:00 p.m. on Sunday August 10, 2008 a man entered the Spirit Gas Station
at 291 Hwy and 58 Hwy armed with a handgun. The suspect pointed his weapon at a clerk and
demanded money from the stores cash register.
Acting on a tip the Cass County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday arrested Levi G. Mitchell, 18 of
Pleasant Hill Missouri on a traffic warrant. On Thursday Cass County Prosecutor’s charged, Levi
G. Mitchell with Robbery in the First Degree alleging that on or about August 10th, 2008 the defendant
forcibly stole $350.00 owned by the Spirit Store/Rush Hour, and in the course thereof the defendant
was armed with a deadly weapon.
Mitchell is in the Cass County Jail held on a $100,000.00 bond.