NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say workers at New York's Kennedy airport stole 100,000 mini liquor bottles and duty-free items such as larger bottles of liquor, perfume and cigarettes.
Eighteen employees were arrested Wednesday on charges including larceny and possession of stolen property.
Fifteen are current or former truck drivers for LSG Sky Chefs, an airline catering company owned by Lufthansa that serves as a subcontractor to American Airlines. The other three are security guards.
Queens District Attorney Richard Brown says they stole more than $750,000 worth of liquor and other items. He says a search warrant at the home of one retired truck driver turned up more than 500 garbage bags filled with mini liquor bottles.
The arrests came after a five-month investigation dubbed Operation Last Call.
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
The Mommy McGyvers are talking all about how you can add a little to spice up your home during the holidays.
Sweet, crunchy and sometimes spicy popcorn make for a great snack and perfect holiday gifts. One local business is doing it just right with so many unique flavors! Jim Walker, owner of Walker's Popcorn Company, is here with some great …
The year is winding down, which means it's time to start thinking about your taxes if you want to minimize some of the pain of April 15. Financial advisor and vice president of Charles Schwab and Company, Mike Bonds, is here with some …