In less than a week, several Capital Region stores were recently the scene of four different shoplifting cases. East Greenbush Police arrested four people that were accused of those shoplifting cases.

A 44-year-old Wynantskill woman, Maria K. French was arrested after she was allegedly caught stealing numerous cosmetic items and clothing at the East Greenbush Walmart.

East Greenbush Police Department

Also arrested was Michael D. Bailey, a 23-year-old from East Greenbush. He was accused of taking some merchandise without paying for it at the East Greenbush Hannaford. That case involved a brief foot chase.

A Rensselaer man, 30-year-old Tony C. Tanner, was arrested for allegedly taking a $300 dollar iPad from the Target store on Route 4.

At another store, 19-year-old Ashley R. Tedford from East Greenbush was arrested after she allegedly took a shirt from one of the clothing racks and stuffed it into her purse.

According to a press release from the East Greenbush Police Department, they will all be in East Greenbush Town Court on July 31.