Macon County man in jail following theft of lotto tickets

Nathan Dotson

A Bevier, Mo. man has been arrested and charged following a theft investigation by the Macon County Sheriffâ??s Office.

Nathan W. Dotson, 27, is currently being held in the Macon County Jail.

It is alleged that Dotson stole over 50 lottery tickets from the Sinclair Mini-Mart gas station east of Macon, Mo.

Evidence located during the investigation of the theft allowed sheriffâ??s deputies to obtain a warrant for Dotsonâ??s arrest.

Dotson is being held on a $4,500 cash bond. He is charged with one count of stealing. Additional charges are pending.

The stolen lottery ticket serial numbers were reported to lottery officials.