Liverpool woman arrested after caught stealing over $1,000 in merchandise

On Monday at 6:45 p.m., New Hartford Police were called to JC Penneyâ??s for a woman fighting with an employee after she was caught stealing.

According to police, Christina Stamboly, 57, of Liverpool, tried to steal over $800 worth of merchandise. Police also found $390 worth of stolen merchandise from Sears.

Police say Stamboly tried to resist arrest but was taken into custody without further incident.

Stamboly was arrested for petit larceny, harassment and resisting arrest.

Stamboly was arraigned at the Town of New Hartford Criminal remanded to Oneida County Jail in lieu of $750 cash bail.

Police say the investigation continues and more charges may be filed at a later date.