MIDDLEBURG, Fla. -- A man was arrested Tuesday night after an investigation confirmed that he stole several items from a woman's unlocked car while she used the Red Box movie rental kiosk, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.
Christopher Michael Tate, 40, allegedly stole a wallet and a cell phone while the victim's car was parked at the Walmart located on CR 220 in Middleburg.
CCSO released surveillance video to the media on November 8 and through recognition the police were able verify that the person in the video was Tate.
Officials contacted Tate and he told police he had seen his photograph on the news and chose to turn himself in.
According to CCSO, Tate has an extensive criminal history in Clay County. This was his 18th arrest since 2001.
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