A man told police that a woman he invited to his Myrtle Beach hotel room stole money and a winning lottery ticket from him.
Officers were called about 3 a.m. to a hotel at 501 N. Ocean Boulevard where a 66-year-old man reported the theft, according to a police report.
The victim told police he met a woman on Flagg Street in Myrtle Beach and he invited her back to his room to help him move some things in and while he was moving things into his room he noticed that $112 and a winning lottery ticket worth $25 was missing, police said.
The victim said he wasn’t sure if the items were taken by the woman, but he showed police a glass bottle he claimed had the woman’s fingerprints on it. Officers examined the bottle and determined there were no fingerprints on the bottle that could be processed.
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Police said the victim was heavily intoxicated and continued to drink while he gave a report to officers. Police told the man to come to the police department if he could think of any other details to add to his report.