Hi Fran, thanks for the reply. John hasn't been contacted by the police again, and he hasn't heard of anything else.
John is naturally upset about this whole thing and hasn't been able to sleep over this. As his Uncle, I don't like the fact that he is covering for his brother, however I understand why. My family isn't used to having a criminal as part of my family. Getting Matt help is important to us. We are just not sure that being sent to prison over $400.00 that was used to take care of their mom will really do him much good, or his son growing up with out a dad. Matt has stolen from a large portion of the family including my wife and I. He stole medication and money from us.
John and Matt's parents (my sister) were horrible parents, the father being an alcoholic and the mental problems my sister has. We know that their father physically and emotionally abused them all, which only makes this more difficult. My sister was "normal" before the abuse started, they are now divorced thankfully. Anyway, thanks for your reply, You have put my worries to ease.
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