Stolen Cologne, Shoe Polish
Sears security personnel reported to police last week that they had a man in custody for stealing items from the store, Yorktown police said.
Jeremy Whalen, 21, of Putnam Valley was arrested and charged with petty larceny, a misdemeanor.
Police allege the man exited Sears on Oct. 16 with two bottles of cologne and a bottle of shoe polish, valued at a total of $74.99, without paying for the items. Whalen was processed and released. He was scheduled to appear in court on Nov. 20.
Harassing Text Message
In other police news, a 55-year-old Yorktown Heights has been charged with aggravated harassment, a misdemeanor, for sending a threatening text message to a family member, Yorktown police said.
The man was arrested, released and scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 25.
For more police news from this week, click on the links below:
- Two Teens Charged with Assault for Punching Victim
- Peekskill Man Makes False Statement to Police about Abduction in Yorktown
- Police: 3 People Found Sleeping in Stolen Car