Son Accused Of Stealing From Mother

Sheriff’s detectives have arrested a 36 year-old man they allege stole from his own mother.

On May 19th, a Benson woman reported someone had stolen her debit card, which was later used 6 times to withdraw $885.00 from various ATM’s.  The woman also said $100 in cash had been stolen from her wallet while at her southern Johnston County home.

This week, David Ross Ammons, 36, of Garner was placed behind bars on more than a dozen criminal charges including 6 counts of obtaining property by false pretenses, 6 counts of identity theft, one count of financial card theft, and one count of resisting a public officer.

Ammons was confined in the Johnston County Jail under a $315,000 bond.