36-year-old William Joseph Feldman of Kisdadee Drive in Mooresville was arrested Monday (January 13) by Iredell County Sheriff's Officers. He's charged with five felony counts of obtaining property by false pretense along with single felony counts of breaking and entering and larceny after breaking and entering. He's also charged with driving while license revoked.
On Sunday (January 12), deputies received an alarm call from a business on Charlotte Highway in Mooresville. Upon their arrival, the deputies observed one of the front doors had been broken into. The deputies immediately conducted a security sweep of the business, however no one was located inside or in the immediate area. The business owner arrived and informed deputies it appeared the only items missing were lottery tickets.
Based on evidence gathered during the investigation, William Joseph Feldman was quickly developed as a suspect. Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Detectives were able to obtain arrest warrants for Feldman on the previously mentioned charges. The five counts of obtaining property by false pretense are a result of some of the stolen lottery tickets being cashed in at various locations shortly after the break-in.
On Monday, deputies spotted Feldman driving a vehicle on Charlotte Highway near Shinnville Road. Feldman was arrested after a traffic stop. His bond was set at $25,000 secured. He has a District Court appearance January 31.