Circuit Court: Local woman pleads no contest to vehicle theft
June 26, 2019
Carrie Lynn Whitten of Sweet Home pleaded no contest May 28 in Linn County Circuit Court to unauthorized use of a vehicle and was sentenced to 40 days in jail with credit for time served, 18 months probation and a one-year license suspension.
She was fined $200.
Whitten had been arrested on May 7 at Thriftway, 621 Main St., when a caller reported seeing a vehicle the caller had reported stolen.
Sweet Home police reported recovering the stolen vehicle and arrested Whitten, 37, and Joshua David Taylor, 21, on warrants and a charge of unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. The Linn County dis...