WATERTOWNMichael D. McArdell, 29, of 1620 Huntington St., Apt. P2, was arrested at 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building after city police said he stole merchandise from Fastrac on State Street.
According to police, Mr. McArdell stole a bottle of Pepto-Bismol, Dawn dish soap, Hershey chocolate syrup, Lysol disinfectant spray and a plastic cup from the store. Police said he placed the items into his coat and walked out of the store.
The value of the items was not given.
He was charged with petit larceny and issued an appearance ticket for City Court.