AUSTIN (KXAN) — A woman who was caught with stolen mail and credit cards is facing a charge of fraudulent use or possession of identifying information, according to an arrest warrant.
On March 4, Austin police officers responded to 2900 Sunridge Dr. for reports of a man and woman stealing mail from the apartment complex. Officers made contact with a woman, later identified as 26-year-old Laura Cavazos, 26, inside a vehicle.
According to the arrest warrant, inside Cavazos’ vehicle officers found a check made out to her but the owner of the check said he never wrote her a check. Police determined Cavazos had a total of 15 pieces of stolen credit cards and checks in her possession. When detectives made contact with the people who had their items stolen, the victims said their mail was stolen from their mailbox, according to court documents.
Cavazos is not currently in custody but a warrant is out for her arrest.