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Police: Lyons man flees after stealing merchandise from Seneca Falls Walmart

On Monday at approximately 9:02 p.m. the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested a 33-year-old Lyons man following a shoplifting complaint in Seneca Falls.

Christopher D. Sergeant, 33, of Lyons was observed by employees passing all points of sale, making no attempt to pay for a shopping cart full of items.

When confronted by the employee’s Sergeant ran from the store, and he was captured by police while fleeing. Sergeant was charged with petit larceny, a misdemeanor.

He was processed and released on an appearance ticket. The charges will be answered in Seneca Falls Town Court at a later date.

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