A Venezuelan tourist was acquitted Monday of shoplifting at Macy’s Herald Square flagship store, in one of several cases of shoppers saying they were wrongly accused of stealing at major New York City retailers.
A teenage girl found carrying a dead fetus in a shopping bag at a Manhattan lingerie store is headed toward trial on a shoplifting charge.
An autopsy of a fetus found in a teenage girl’s shopping bag at a New York City lingerie store was inconclusive, and more tests will be needed to determine how the fetus died, the city medical examiner’s office says.
A New York City correctional officer stood charged Monday with shooting his own son, following a fight after his son was allegedly caught shoplifting.
Police on Monday were asking for help from the public in finding two suspects who shoplifted from a Bronx clothing store and attacked an employee in broad daylight this past weekend.
Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whittaker said in a published report that he was wrongly accused of shoplifting at a deli on the Upper West Side.
A New York City police officer was arrested on shoplifting charges on Black Friday.
Police say the suspect walked into a 99 cent store on Irving Avenue at Stockholm Street in Bushwick back on Jan. 25 and began stuffing merchandise down his jacket sleeve.
A New York woman who lost her chance for a life-saving heart transplant by continuing to commit crimes is being permitted to spend her dying days in hospice care.
The mall’s senior general manager, James M. Easley, says he’s seen customers point to the billboard and tell their children: “You don’t want to be that guy.”
Authorities say the thieves used a list to keep track of the 91 stores they hit for merchandise — sometimes marking a store with two check marks after hitting it twice.
Gloucester Township police say surveillance cameras caught a man in a K-Mart store dancing as he stuffed two pieces of clothing under his shirt.
Police said a brazen shoplifting mother enlisted her own children to help swindle and steal $2,500 of merchandise from the bustling JC Penney in the Green Acres Mall.
She won’t be winning mother of the year. Prosecutors say a mom was allegedly teaching her young son the art of the five-finger discount. Police said they have surveillance video of the two caught in the act.
Bobby Gonzalez was accused of shoplifting a $1,400 satchel from a Polo Ralph Lauren store at The Mall at Short Hills in July.