REDDING, Calif. - A woman was arrested in Redding after homeowners caught her stealing a package off of their porch.
On Dec. 31, 2018, at around 9:45 a.m. V/James Casner and his wife saw a woman steal a package from their front porch and followed her.
The suspect took off in a Toyota 4 Runner from the neighborhood in the 11000 block of Ridgewood Road.
Officers found the suspect driving southbound on Interstate 5 near S. Bonnyview Road.
During a car stop, the officers arrested Cassandra Wilson, 36, of Shasta Lake City.
They were able to locate the stolen package in Wilson's vehicle and an additional package belonging to a separate victim.
Wilson was arrested for suspected theft of property. During a subsequent search, officers found a lock picking kit.
She was booked into Shasta County Jail for petty theft, possession of burglary tools and driving on a suspended license.
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