Cumberland Times-News

March 8, 2014

Man refuses to pay cab fare - 03/09

Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — A Keyser, W.Va., man was charged Saturday with theft of less than $100 after refusing to pay his cab fare, police said. A criminal summons was served on 19-year-old Larry Mullenax for an incident that occurred March 5.

On that date, Cumberland Police responded to the area of Queen City Pavement in reference to a theft. Police met with a taxi cab company employee who said Mullenax was refusing to pay the fare. Mullenax had left the area prior to officers’ arrival and charges were filed through district court.

Mullenax was released from custody pending his next court appearance, police said.