Petit Larceny Arrest

July 11, 2014  |   News   |     |   Comments Off

Yorktown Police report the arrest of a 17 year old Lake Peekskill NY female and a 16 year old Putnam Valley NY female whose names are being withheld due to their eligibility for Youthful Offender Status, whom are charge with Petit Larceny, a Class A Misdemeanor.

According to police on July 11th 2014 at 4:17pm a call was received from Sears security reporting two female shoplifters in custody.  Officer Lauren Raczynsky was dispatched to the scene and following an investigation arrested the 17 year old female of Lake Peekskill NY and a 16 year old female of Putnam Valley NY after they allegedly exited Sears without attempting to pay for two pair of leggings valued at $46.00.

Following processing at police headquarters on the aforementioned charge, the females were issued appearance tickets directing them to answer said charge in Yorktown Court on August 12th 2014 at 6:00pm.  The females were then released on their own recognizance to their parents.