Watch live 1 p.m.: Hillary Clinton speaks from Raleigh

East Bend man arrested for exploitation

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Michael Joseph Franciosa

Michael Joseph Franciosa

YADKIN COUNTY, N.C. — Sheriff’s deputies have arrested a man in connection with exploitation.

Michael Joseph Franciosa, 22, of East Bend, was arrested on July 1 and charged with felony exploitation of a disabled/elderly person.

According to the Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office, Franciosa was a trustee for the victim. He allegedly repeatedly took money out of the victim’s account without their approval.

He was placed under a $5,000 secured bond and is scheduled to appear in court Sept. 16.

1 Comment

Comments are closed.