Charged in Organized Retail Theft


On November 19, 2015, The Milford Police arrested and charged a 19y0 Milford man in connection with incidents that occurred during the months of October and November at Peebles department store. Luis Uribarri- Vasquez was charged with Organized Retail Theft Over $1500, Conspiracy 2nd Degree and Falsifying Business Records. Police state that investigation revealed that Uribarri-Vasquez was a store employee at the department store. On several occasions, Uribarri-Vasquez would allow a friend to bring store merchandise to register that he was working at. Uribarri-Vasquez would not actually complete the full transactions and allow his friend to leave the store with merchandise that was not paid for. The two stole several thousand dollars worth of store merchandise. Uribarri-Vasquez was arraigned and released on $2,500.00 unsecured bond.