Today’s news:

Man stole Red Bull drinks from supermarket: DA

LONG ISLAND CITY — A 40-year-old Long Island man was arrested last month after he allegedly stole cans of Red Bull energy drink from a supermarket in Long Island City, Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said.

Andre Christmas, of Uniondale, L.I., was arraigned Sept. 8 before Queens Criminal Court Judge Robert Raciti on petit larceny and criminal possession of stolen property charges and held on $3,000 bail, the DA said.

Christmas was busted after a security guard at a Pathmark supermarket on Northern Boulevard saw him place 41 packs of the energy drink in a shopping cart and leave the store without paying for them, the DA said.

The defendant then tried to flee the scene, Brown said.

Pin It
Print this story Permalink

Reader Feedback

Enter your comment below

By submitting this comment, you agree to the following terms:

You agree that you, and not TimesLedger.com or its affiliates, are fully responsible for the content that you post. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening or sexually-oriented material or any material that may violate applicable law; doing so may lead to the removal of your post and to your being permanently banned from posting to the site. You grant to TimesLedger.com the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part world-wide and to incorporate it in other works in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.

CNG: Community Newspaper Group