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Bexar County Deputies find hundreds of pieces of stolen mail, arrest two during traffic stop

Photo: Bexar County Sheriff's Office

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — It started as a routine traffic stop but it turned into a big bust for Bexar County Deputies.

Rebecca Kosakowski and Lenora Salas were pulled over for a traffic violation in West Bexar County Wednesday. The deputy grew suspicious of some of the items he saw in the vehicle so he called for help in searching the vehicle.

That’s when they discovered that the two women were involved in some pretty serious crimes.

Along with drug paraphernalia, the woman were also in possession of nearly 600 pieces of mail that had been stolen from an apartment complex.

One of the women had a handmade postmaster key around her neck. The other was wanted for a parole violation in Austin.

Both women were taken into custody and are facing a number of charges including:

Theft Mail ID Info =>50 addresses, 1st degree felony
Engage in Organized Crime- Theft, 3rd degree felony
Possession of Criminal Instrument, 3rd degree felony
Theft Mail =10<30, state jail felony

Bond has been set at $90,000 each.

Lenora Salas
Photo: Bexar County Sheriff’s Office
Rebecca Kosakowski
Photo: Bexar County Sheriff’s Office


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