FORT ANN, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Authorities say a teen was arrested for stealing over $3,000 worth of gas from a fire department where he used to work.
According to a Sheriff Deputy, on Tuesday June 30 the Washington County Sheriff’s Office arrested 19-year-old Shane Stoddard from Fort Ann. Police say Stoddard is being charged with Grand Larceny.
Officials say Stoddard is accused of stealing over $3,000 worth of gas over time from the West Fort Ann Fire Department for his personal use. Authorities say Stoddard was a member of the department at the time of the theft.
He was issued an appearance ticket to appear in the Town of Fort Ann Court on a later date.
The case is being forwarded to the District Attorney’s Office for review, possible additional charges and possible Grand Jury action.