Gerald Allen III

29-year-old charged with petty larceny

Published Nov 14, 2017 at 4:00pm

VILLAGE OF HERKIMER — A Rome man is accused of stealing nearly $600 worth of baby formula from Walmart in Herkimer County.

Police said Gerald Allen III, 29, walked out of the Herkimer Walmart with $566 worth of baby formula at about 3:30 p.m. Sunday. Police were notified by loss prevention officers, and Allen was taken into custody.

Allen is charged with one count of petty larceny, a misdemeanor, authorities said.

He was released on an appearance ticket for Village Court.