Michael Wilkerson is no stranger to jail. The former Pottstown pastor was spent a few years there after duping contractors working on his mansion out of thousands of dollars in 2002. Now he’s facing felony charges.
Wilkerson could spend three-and-a-half to seven years in prison if convicted of writing a bad check to a car dealer, the Mercury reports. In September 2009, Wilkerson gave a check for $11,000 to buy a Mercedes Benz from a dealer in Whitemarsh. The check ended up bouncing.
Wilkerson is in county jail in lieu of bail. If I was the bailor, I wouldn’t accept a check.