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Hoover, Alabama 35216
Administration (205) 444-7700

Nicholas C. Derzis, Chief of Police

Contact: Officer Brian Hale

February, 22 2017

WANTED: Sheneika Lavonne NEVELS

Sheneika Lavonne Nevels is wanted in Shelby County for Felony Identity Theft  $15,000 bond.

This originated as a Hoover case.  Background:
In September 2016, Nevels was working for a company which provides services and care for Senior Citizens who choose to remain at home.  Some of the services include meal preparation, transportation, housekeeping and personal care.   While working in this capacity, Nevels obtained the credit card information from the 81 year old victim who stays at home as the caregiver for a spouse with dementia. 
The credit card was used at various stores to purchase merchandise for a total of $1,792.72.  It is possible that Nevels also has outstanding warrants with:
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office   Failure to appear in court, cash bond (Negotiating a Worthless Negotiable Instrument, usually a bad check)
Vestavia Hills Police Department   Failure to appear in court, cash bond (Negotiating a Worthless Negotiable Instrument, usually a bad check)

Nevels is described as 5’3”, 260 pounds, brown eyes, black hair and has previous addresses of:  Susan Lane Birmingham, Holbrook Terrace Bessemer, Holbrook Avenue Bessemer, Avenue I Bessemer.

If you know where this suspect might be, or know anything about her or this case, contact Hoover Detective Ed Leach at (205) 739-6071.  If you wish to remain anonymous and qualify for a cash reward you may contact Crime Stoppers of Metro Alabama at 205-254-7777. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards up to $5000.00 for information that leads to an arrest. PLEASE NOTE that a criminal charge is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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