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Teen charged with theft from family's home

Posted at: 04/23/2013 11:40 AM
Updated at: 04/23/2013 12:37 PM
By: Andrew Murphy

NORTH GREENBUSH - Police say a teenager is being shown some tough love.

19-year-old Jacob Haase is accused of stealing jewelry from a relative's house.

He's charged with burglary and petit larceny.

Police say family members turned him in.

While families often decline to take action, police tell us, they say it's the right thing to do, to address the problem.

Haase is in the Rensselaer County Jail in lieu of bail