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Yorktown Police Charge 26-Year-Old Woman In Sears Shoplifting Incident

Yorktown police have arrested Tania Cordova-Aquilla of Peekskill.
Yorktown police have arrested Tania Cordova-Aquilla of Peekskill. Photo Credit: File

YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Yorktown police have arrested a 26-year-old Peekskill woman accused of stealing from Sears in the Jefferson Valley Mall.

The arrest stemmed from a shoplifting incident at the store that was reported to police on Oct. 12, 2015, according to officials.

The incident involved $1,253 worth of clothing that was stolen by two female subjects who had left the store, police report.

An investigation identified Peekskill resident Tania Cordova-Aquilla as one of the suspects, according to officials.

Cordova-Aquilla voluntarily went to Yorktown Police Headquarters and was placed under arrest on Tuesday, Feb. 16, police report.

She was charged with grand larceny in the fourth-degree, a class E felony, and released on $250 cash bail, according to police.

She is scheduled to appear for arraignment in Yorktown Justice Court on Tuesday, March 22, officials report.

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