COLONIE – State Police arrested three seasonal employees at UPS for allegedly stealing from packages.
After the company received several complaints from customers about packages missing all or some of their content, employees of the the company’s facility off Wade Road in Colonie contacted the State Police.
After an investigation, State Police arrested:
• Paul Gottlieb, 23, of Albany for misdemeanor tampering.
Michael Charleston, 29, of Troy for felony criminal possession of stolen property and criminal tampering.
Verquana Wallace, 26, of Troy for the felonies of criminal possession of stolen property and identity theft.
According to the State Police, Wallace used a stolen credit card throughout the Capital District to make purchases. She is
Charleston’s girlfriend and was not employed at UPS at the time of her arrest .
Investigators are looking for several other suspects involved in the criminal operation.
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