Utica Man Arrested For Grand Larceny
Utica, NY (WIBX) - A Utica man has been arrested for allegedly stealing money from an elderly relative.
Utica Police say 45-year old Timothy McGurk used the victm's checkbook and wrote several checks to himself to pay his personal bills, signing the victim's name.
The amount totaled $26,000.
After receiving a complaint, police began a lengthy investigation and found the money was missing from the victim's account from April 2009 throug August 2010.
McGurk is charged with grand larceny and forgery.