YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. – A 16-year-old Mohegan Lake resident, whose name is being withheld due to eligibility for youthful offender status, has been charged with petit larceny after attempting to steal Visine eye drops from Taconic Pharmacy in Jefferson Valley on Tuesday, Dec. 23.
Police said they received a call regarding a shoplifting complaint and were dispatched to the pharmacy. After an investigation, police found that a 16-year-old male stole a bottle of Visine eye drops valued at $6.19.
The teen was processed at Yorktown police headquarters and released on his own recognizance to his parent. He is scheduled to appear in Yorktown Justice Court on Monday, Jan. 22 at 6 p.m.
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