Fatima Cooper was arraigned Tuesday on a charge of second-degree grand larceny. The 47-year-old has been accused of stealing $75,000 worth of fees from the cash register.
The fortune teller made a tearful appeal to Manhattan state Supreme Court Justice Gregory Carro to avoid jail time.
Police on Sunday were searching for a suspect who stole a woman’s purse at a Staten Island CVS drugstore.
A Manhattan jury found Sylvia Mitchell guilty Friday of grand larceny and scheming to defraud. She’s jailed without bail ahead of an Oct. 29 sentencing.
A Greenwich Village fortune teller is accused of scamming a desperate single mom that she was an ancient Egyptian princess out of $27,000.
An NJ TRANSIT conductor was charged accused Tuesday of running a ticket scheme at Penn Station.
A New York City police detective has been arrested on an assault charge and a city correction officer is facing charges of menacing in a separate incident, police said.
Suffolk County Police arrested a woman accused of stealing thousands of dollars while employed at a residential facility for individuals with special needs in Port Jefferson Station on Tuesday.
The 25-year-old Cruz was charged with grand larceny. Court records show she represented herself at her arraignment Saturday and didn’t enter a plea. Her bail was set at $20,000.
Cornell Poyser worked at the TJ Maxx in Oceanside, Long Island. Prosecutors said Poyser was caught on video loading his minivan full of clothes, luggage, shoes, perfume and other goods.
Prosecutors say Caterina Curatolo stayed in a hotel on the city’s dime for 269 nights at a cost of $83,500, right up until Monday when she was arrested.
Anthony Marshall, who is 89 and depends on a wheelchair, is scheduled to go before a parole board the week of Aug. 19. Marshall surrendered on June 21 to begin serving a one- to three-year prison sentence.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).
Nassau County Police arrested Lisa King, 43, on charges of grand larceny after she allegedly conned a woman out of $4,900.
A heartless prank left a young man with a broken heart on Long Island, after his wheelchair was stolen from his home.