State police at Frackville said a Berks County man has been charged with theft of a large amount of cash from a Tamaqua area resident.
Troopers said Curtis L. Dunn, 22, of the 100 block of Gravel Pit Rd., Bethel, has been charged with theft by unlawful taking, as a misdemeanor one.
Troopers said on Aug. 29 Carl E. Felty, 47, of 881 Catawissa Rd., Tamaqua, Walker Township, reported $2,000 in cash was missing from his residence. The theft occurred sometime between Aug. 26-29.
An investigation led to Dunn, who was interviewed by troopers and admittted taking the cash.