Man Charged with Larceny Following Incident at CVS in Riverside

Addison Cheng, 64, of 45 Standish Rd in Stamford was arrested by Greenwich Police on Aug 10 around 5:00pm in the area of East Putnam Ave in Riverside

According to Greenwich Police, multiple units were dispatched to 1239 East Putnam Ave on a report of a shoplifting incident.

Mr. Cheng was observed placing items totaling $27.60 in a black leather bag and leaving the store without paying for the items. Mr. Cheng, who was stopped by CVS employees, admitted he was trying to steal the items.

He was charged with Larceny 6. He is set to appear in Stamford Superior Court on Aug 17, 2017.