Hornell woman arrested following larceny investigation

Police report the arrest of a Hornell woman following a larceny investigation.

According to a news release, State Police in Painted Post arrested Valerie L. Rhodes, 50, of Hornell for petit larceny.


State Police responded to a Walmart in the town of Erwin for a larceny in progress. Upon arrival, it was found that Rhodes took merchandise from the store and passed all points of sale without rendering payment.

Rhodes was taken into custody and given an appearance ticket. She will return to the Town of Erwin court at a later date to answer the charges.


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