Man steals debit card to buy crack cocaine

Posted at 10:12 AM, Apr 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-10 10:13:38-04

Police say a man in the City of Tonawanda stole from a family member to buy drugs.

City of Tonawanda Police say Raymond Mang, 28, stole a debit card and made unauthorized withdraws in order to buy crack cocaine.

Officers arrested Mang on Sunday and charged him with grand larceny and criminal possession of a controlled substance. The debit card was stolen over the weekend.

"I have a cocaine problem and used the money to purchase crack cocaine," Mang told officers.

Officers say they also found a crack pipe with cocaine.