Police arrested a Hamden woman Dec. 12 and charged her with larceny for allegedly shoplifting at Macy’s, where she was an employee.

Police said Tiffany Gause, 34, took more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from the store without paying for it on Dec. 11.

She was charged with larceny in the fourth degree and was released from police custody on her promise to appear in court Jan. 5.