Police: Gouverneur man arrested after using child to help him steal Pokémon trading cards at Kinney Drugs
Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 10:13 am

GOUVERNEUR — A Gouverneur man was arrested Feb. 12 after using a child to help him steal Pokémon trading cards at Kinney Drugs, according to Gouverneur police.

Nicholas M. Cross, 23, was charged at 1:25 p.m. at the Gouverneur Police Department with petit larceny and endangering the welfare of a child, police said.

The alleged incident took place Jan. 25.

Cross was at the store with a child and used the child to assist him in shoplifting 5 packages of Pokémon cards valued at $70, officers said.

He was issued appearance tickets returnable to Gouverneur Town Court.