Contact Us
Harrison Daily Voice serves Harrison, NY
Return to your home site


Harrison Daily Voice serves Harrison, NY

Nearby Towns

Police & Fire

Two Women Charged With Stealing $696 Worth Of Merchandise From Macy's

Macy's at the Jefferson Valley Mall.
Macy's at the Jefferson Valley Mall. Photo Credit: Google Maps

Two women have been charged after police say they stole nearly $700 in merchandise from a Macy’s store.

Yorktown Police say they responded to Macy’s in the Jefferson Valley Mall on a report of a larceny on Saturday, May 18 around 7:45 p.m.

Police say they were provided with a description of the suspects and their vehicle and subsequently located the vehicle on Route 6.

Further investigation revealed that the two suspects, identified as Barbara Pettiford, 54, of Mount Vernon and Kwasheena Stinson, 31, of Valhalla entered the Macy’s department store and stole property with a total value of $696, according to police.

Pettiford and Stinson were arrested at the scene and transported to the Yorktown Police Department for processing.

Both suspects were charged with petit larceny, a class A misdemeanor.

Pettiford was ticketed, released on her own recognizance and scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on Thursday, June 20.

Stinson was arraigned and remanded to Westchester County Jail in lieu of $300 cash bail. She is scheduled to appear in court on Tuesday, May 21.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Harrison Daily Voice!

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Harrison Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.