27 September 2019
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Brian Shortall
Troop C Commander
On August 23, 2019 at approximately 11:12 a.m., New York State Police at Ithaca arrested Christopher T. Pridgen, age 26 of Newfield, NY for the misdemeanor of Petit Larceny.
A trooper was dispatched to the Mirabito on Pine Tree Road in the town of Ithaca after a discrepancy in the New York State Lottery accounting report. An investigation revealed that on two dates in mid-August, Pridgen took lottery tickets which he did not pay for, cash them and pocket approximately $530.
Pridgen was located, arrested and issued an appearance ticket to the town of Ithaca court on September 4, 2019.