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Yorktown Police Charge Peekskill Resident With Stealing Coats From Macy's

Yorktown police charged a Peekskill woman with petty larceny Nov. 21.
Yorktown police charged a Peekskill woman with petty larceny Nov. 21. Photo Credit: File

YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Yorktown police have charged a woman from Peekskill with petty larceny, a class A misdemeanor, officials report.

Police responded to a report of a larceny at Macy’s about 8:40 p.m. Nov. 21, according to police.

An investigation revealed that a suspect, identified as Octavia L. Matthews, 40, allegedly removed two coats having a total value of $277.50 from a store display and exited the store without paying, police report.

Matthews was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters for processing, according to officials.

She was later released on $250 cash bail and is scheduled to appear in court on Dec. 17, police report.

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