YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- A 42-year-old Putnam Valley man was arrested Monday after, police said, he shoplifted at a Yorktown store and then came back for a second shot.
Police said that Irving N. Baisley is facing two misdemeanor counts of petit larceny in connection with the theft of more than $500 worth of items from Sears at the Jefferson Valley Mall.
Baisley is accused of taking $179.98 in merchandise without paying for it around 10:56 a.m., police said.
He returned to the store around 6:38 p.m. the very same day and, this time, was grabbed by store security as he tried to leave with merchandise worth $382.92, police said.
Baisley was arrested, processed and then freed on $250 cash bail, police said.
He is due to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on Tuesday, Nov. 22.