A Sewickley Township individual is accused by situation police of utilizing a $5,200 insurance coverage take a look at belonging to a lady who was in jail following a distinct male wrecked her automotive or truck, in accordance to courtroom docket papers.
John R. Hyatt, 47, is billed with cash laundering, forgery and theft. He was arraigned Wednesday and is free on $10,000 unsecured bond.
Legislation enforcement stated James Carl In depth, 32, of Tarrs, crashed a car on Jan. 13, 2020 belonging to his girlfriend, who was incarcerated on the time. The auto was taken to C. Wolfe’s Vehicle Physique and Income and Prolonged initiated an insurance coverage coverage declare which resulted in $5,200 confirm remaining issued to the girl, in accordance with courtroom docket papers.
Troopers defined someone solid the girl’s identify to endorse the check and Hyatt deposited it right into a small enterprise monetary establishment account. In depth instructed investigators that he labored on the retailer on the time and was allowed to acquire two automobiles for the test amount, in accordance with courtroom papers. Hyatt admitted to depositing the check after it was solid and offering Lengthy two autos in commerce for the cash, police reported.
Troopers attained the enterprise’ financial institution information that confirmed the check was deposited on Feb. 14, 2020. In depth was arrested in March and is awaiting demo on costs of theft and forgery.
Hyatt didn’t have an legal professional listed in on the internet courtroom data. He couldn’t be achieved. A Dec. 27 preliminary listening to is established.