By Adam Brazeau
CORNWALL, Ontario - Another 14-year-old Cornwall teen has been charged with theft under $5,000 for stealing from a parent.
Cornwall Police blotter update.
Police allege the youth removed $20 from his mother's wallet between Friday, Jan. 25 and Saturday, Jan. 26.
He was taken into custody and charged with theft and failing to keep the peace on the Saturday he was accused of lifting the cash.
The youth was released with a court date of Wednesday, Feb. 27. Since he's under 18 his name cannot be released.
Two weeks ago, another Cornwall mother called city cops on her 14-year-old son for allegedly stealing $10 in change from her piggy bank in mid-January, and a $20 gift card from her wallet between December 2013 and this January.
The first 14-year-old to be charged with a similar crime was released with a court date of Wednesday, Feb. 13. Since he's under 18 his name cannot be released.
Police were unavailable for comment.