Oswego Woman Charged in WalMart Theft

On Monday (April 18), at approximately 5:45 p.m., State Police responded to WalMart on State Route 3 in the town of Granby, for a report of a larceny in progress.

Jenny E. Russell
Jenny E. Russell

Upon arrival, they were advised by Asset Protection members that Jenny E. Russell, 36, of Oswego, had entered the store and selected several grocery items.

Throughout her time in the store, Russell allegedly concealed four Minecraft figurines inside her purse.

She then proceeded to the checkout lanes and paid for the groceries, then attempted to leave the store without rendering payment for the figurines in her purse, police said.

Russell was taken into custody and transported to SP Fulton where she was charged with Petit Larceny, a class “A” misdemeanor.

She was released with an appearance ticket returnable to the Town of Granby Court May 2 at 7 p.m.