Man Accused of Using a Child to Steal Package from J.C. Home
Johnson City Police arrested a man for allegedly using a child to steal a package from a J.C. home.
Police arrested 48-year-old Bernard Miller, Jr., of Johnson City. Miller has been charged with endangering the welfare of a child and petit larceny. Authorities say the child will not be charged.
Johnson City Police said they received a report that a package had been stolen from the front porch of a High Street home on December 17th. Home surveillance footage showed a child stealing it. Investigators said it appeared they were taking direction from a man.
J.C. detectives said the investigation led them to Miller and the stolen package.
Miller is scheduled to appear in the Village Court at a later date.