An investigation led to the arrest of a Sutherlin woman who police say fraudulently opened a credit card account and charged more than $6,000 at Home Depot. Rebekah Mae Whelchel, 38, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree forgery, unlawful use of a credit card, computer crime, first-degree theft and identity theft, Roseburg police said. Whelchel was contacted during a traffic stop at 2 a.m. Tuesday in the 300 block of Harvard Avenue. Police said she also had several warrants for her arrest through the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office. She was booked into the Douglas County Jail and held today in …
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