Crime

Package Thief Caught On Camera (Video)

| by Karin Sun
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A woman has been captured on video stealing packages from the front of a neighbor's home in Alhambra, California (video below).

The homeowner pulled up to his house in southeast Alhambra around 4:40 p.m. on May 10, KTLA reported. After he parked and got out of the car, he noticed the woman taking the boxes from his front door. The man took out his cellphone and began recording her.

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"You know I live here?" the homeowner is heard on video telling the thief, to which she responds inaudibly. 

"If I were you, I'd put that down," the man continues. "Because those are my stuff. I live here. This is my house."

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"My mom lives here," the woman replies.

When the homeowner threatens to call the police, the woman tells him to "take your s----, then" and dumps the boxes onto the ground. She then walks away down the sidewalk.

The 21-second video clip was originally shared online by LiveLeak, and it was then posted to YouTube on May 12, where it received hundreds of views in just one day.

The man who took the video has also shared it with the Alhambra Police Department, who posted it to the department's Facebook page on May 12, according to KTLA.

Police are still looking for the suspect, who has been described as a Hispanic woman between the ages of 20 and 30. She was seen in the video wearing a red tank top and black pants. 

Sources: KTLA, LiveLeak via YouTube / Photo Credit: Alhambra Police Department Facebook Page via KTLA