PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Port Chester Police have charged two men with petit larceny this week in two separate incidents in the village.
On Wednesday, April 25 Port Chester Police Lt. Jim Ladeairous said that police received a call at 9:45 a.m. of a man running out of a store on North Main Street without bypassing the register.
The storeowner gave police a description and a patrolman was able to locate the man, 30-year-old Bronx native Morgan Owens, only a few blocks from the store, police said. Upon searching Owens, police found over $644 worth of Crest Whitestrips, police said. Owens was charged with petit larceny, a misdemeanor.
A day later Larry Johnson, 54, of Port Chester, was charged with petit larceny, a misdemeanor, after police said he took three cans of baby formula and sticks of deodorant from the Stop & Shop located on the Waterfront. Police chased Johnson into AMC Loews before ultimately apprehending him in the bathroom, police said.
The following items also were reported by Port Chester police:
BB gun: Police confiscated two airsoft guns from a village 15-year-old after receiving a report that the teenager was shooting the guns at a neighbor's car window. The teenager said he was shooting at a light pole and didn't mean to hit the car.
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