Crawford County Man Arrested For Theft At Jasper’s Health Pointe

Devan Nelson
Devan Nelson
JASPER (NNDC) – Jasper police say they have arrested a 21-year old Taswell man who they say took money from Health Pointe fitness center on St. Charles Street Friday.

JPD says officers were called to the facility in the 1900 block of north St. Charles shortly after 12:00n Friday.

When officers arrived staff at Health Pointe advised police the suspect was still in the area. The suspect was Devan Nelson of Taswell. Nelson was located by police still in the Health Pointe parking lot.

Police say they found the missing money in Nelson’s vehicle. Police also say Nelson tried to pull away from a JPD officer while the officer was taking Nelson into custody.

Nelson is charged with a Level 6 felony count of theft, and a Class A misdemeanor count of resisting arrest.