(KMOV)-- An East Alton, Illinois man was charged for allegedly stealing prescription drugs from a relative.
Collin G. Yates, 29, was charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance.
Authorities said Yates was taken into custody at his residence after it was reported to police that around 9:30 a.m. Thursday that he had allegedly stole prescription medication, Clonazepam, a controlled substance, from a relative at the residence.
Yates does not have a prescription for the medicine.
He was transported to the Madison County Jail. Bond was set at $20,000.