Actress Sean Young is wanted for questioning after she was allegedly caught on video stealing laptops and video production software from a shop in New York.
Police say employees at a store in Queens reported a burglary on Thursday.
They say surveillance video showed Young and a male companion allegedly breaking in and stealing laptops and software worth about $US12,000 ($A16,399).
The 58-year-old starred in 1980s movies including Blade Runner, No Way Out and Wall Street. She recently appeared in The Alienist on US television network TNT.
Australian Associated Press