Two men were arrested Sunday for allegedly shoplifting from the Walmart store in the town of Amsterdam.
Pedro Cruz-Perez, 40, and Jimmy Cruz, 24, were charged Sunday with petit larceny after a shoplifting complaint from Walmart.
According to police, the two were seen by loss prevention leaving the store with $247 worth of merchandise they had not paid for. They allegedly fled the scene in a vehicle and were later stopped by an Amsterdam Police Department unit.
Walmart Loss Prevention identified Cruz-Perez and Cruz. They were released on appearance tickets for the Town of Amsterdam Court at a later date.