Lawyer: Woman acquitted of Macy's stealing charges she called wrongful amid profiling concerns

  • by: JENNIFER PELTZ , Associated Press
  • Updated: March 31, 2014 - 8:40 PM

NEW YORK — A Venezuelan tourist who said she was wrongfully accused of shoplifting at Macy's flagship store was acquitted Monday in a case that came to light amid concerns that shoppers were being racially profiled at prominent New York stores, her lawyer said.

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