Man accused of killing 88-year-old mother expected in court Friday
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A man accused of killing his mother in a Charlotte home is expected to appear before a judge Friday.
William Yongue, 56, is accused of killing his 88-year-old mother Imogene “Jean” Yongue.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police discovered the crime while responding to a welfare check at the home Monday. A few hours later William was arrested.
Eyewitness News uncovered Jean was recently a victim of another crime. According to a police report, Jean told police her credit card had been stolen in February, and someone charged hundreds of dollars in purchases.