Police arrested a Target employee on a warrant March 10 for allegedly charging friends lower amounts on their purchases.
Police said Dashawna Brown, 18, of West Haven,was charged with larceny and conspiracy to commit larceny. In December, Brown illegally marked down marchandise on several occasions for acquaintances and charged them for the lower price while cashing them out at her register, police said.
The total value of the illegal markdowns was $1,470.
Brown was released from police custody on her promise to appear in court April 7.