Crime 15-year-old 'serial porch pirate' arrested in Phoenix, police say

19:42  20 december  2019
19:42  20 december  2019 Source:   12news.com

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The Phoenix Police Department arrested a 15-year-old boy who they say was a "serial porch pirate" responsible for several package thefts in a south Phoenix neighborhood.

According to police, on Nov. 17, Nov. 29, Dec. 4 and Dec. 10 the boy took packages from four different homes near South Mountain.

RELATED: Tempe PD busts suspected porch pirates

Police used information from the victims, surveillance video and the vehicle being used during the thefts to find and arrest the boy.

READ: A Phoenix man was targeted by a porch pirate. Now he's sharing his story to warn others about becoming a victim.

The boy, police say, was arrested on Dec. 10.

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An undercover operation out of Westchester County aims to deter porch pirates this holiday season. It involves fake packages and mope than two-dozen police departments, CBSN New York’s Tony Aiello reported Thursday.It’s a holiday hassle all across the Tri-State Area — boxes delivered to homes at risk of being snatched right off the doorstep. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); “That’s not right at all.

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