A man from White Plains and a woman from Ossining have been charged after police say they stole nearly $400 of merchandise from Macy’s at the Jefferson Valley Mall.
Yorktown Police say they received a report that two people had shoplifted items from Macy’s and fled the scene in a vehicle on Wednesday, May 29 around 4 p.m.
Officers subsequently located the vehicle on the Taconic State Parkway and initiated a traffic stop.
Further investigation revealed that the suspects, identified as Tavar Young, 32, of White Plains and Cheyene Carrington, 23, of Ossining left Macy’s without paying for merchandise, valued at $381.92, according to police.
Young and Carrington were arrested and transported to Yorktown Police Department, where they were processed and charged with petit larceny, a class A misdemeanor.
Both suspects were ticketed and released on their own recognizance. They are scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on Sunday, July 7.
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