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Man Arrested For Stealing Thousands in Gambling Money

By: News Email
By: News Email

Thousands of dollars in gambling money stolen in Parkersburg. Police say it all happened on camera leading them to an arrest.

Parkersburg Police say it happened on New Years Eve at the City Perk on Emerson Avenue.

Investigators say employees were emptying the gambling machines and left one of the money bags on a chair. That is when police say surveillance video shows Roger Mason sit on the chair and then leave with the cash.

Police say that bag had more than $3,000.

Mason is arrested and charged with grand larceny. He is released on a $5,000 bond.


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