Cops: Man stole from his mom
A Freeland man is accused of stealing money from his mother.
John A. Yacowatz, 25, faces charges of access device fraud, receiving stolen property, theft by unlawful taking and theft of property.
He was arraigned Dec. 28 by Magisterial District Judge Daniel O’Donnell, Sugarloaf Township, who set bail at $10,000 and unable to immediately post the money, he was taken to jail.
Yacowatz took $520 from the victim’s checking account during withdrawals on Dec. 11, 13, 14 and 15, causing the account to be overdrawn, court papers state.