Cheyenne Couple Facing Felony Charges After Shoplifting Arrest
A Cheyenne couple is facing felony charges after a shoplifting incident led to the discovery of several burglary tools and methamphetamine in their car.
"They recovered the stolen merchandise and that's when they found the meth residue (and) a black duffel bag with a mask, gloves, bolt cutters and pliers," said Officer Dan Long.
Mathews was charged with possession of burglary tools, misdemeanor shoplifting and possession of a theft shielding device.
Pixley, who had a warrant out for his arrest, was charged with possession of burglary tools, misdemeanor possession of meth and misdemeanor shoplifting.
Pixley's also facing a felony accessory charge and a misdemeanor possession of meth charge for allegedly helping Jayme Price steal a truck topper in October.
Police say Pixley told them his girlfriend (Mathews) pressured him to help Price steal the topper.
Mathews' and Pixley's preliminary hearings are scheduled for December 7 at 1:30 p.m. in Laramie County Circuit Court.