Watertown NY disables security cameras at Walmart during shoplifting www.privateofficer.com
Watertown NY Feb 22 2012 A Watertown man faces several charges after he allegedly disabled security cameras before attempting to shoplift at Wal-mart in the town of LeRay.
State police say 23 year old Michael Desormeau was stopped by store security several times between February 8 and February 17 after allegedly disabling the security devices, but before he had a chance to steal anything.
Desormeau was charged with four counts of attempted petit larceny, three counts of fourth degree criminal mischief and one count of criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument.
Police say he was also charged with violating parole.
Desormeau was arraigned in LeRay town court and sent to Jefferson County jail on $10,000 bail for the criminal charges and no bail for the parole violation.