Atmore man charged with auto theft


News Staff Report

Details were not immediately available, but the Escambia County Detention Center website shows that an Atmore man remained behind bars late Monday, May 8, after his May 7 arrest on an auto theft charge.
The jail website shows that Steven Gage White, 27, was arrested by sheriff’s officers and is charged with one count of first-degree theft of property (auto).
First-degree theft occurs when the value of the property stolen exceeds $2,500. The crime is a Class B felony, for which a conviction could result in a prison sentence of 2-20 years.