MOUNTAIN HOUSE (CBS13) — Deputies arrested a man accused of taking more than 100 pieces of mail in Mountain House.
According to the San Joaquin County Sheriff’s Office, deputies pulled over Jeremy Richard early Friday morning and found two large bags containing mail inside his vehicle. The deputies also located burglary tools and handmade keys that fit into commonly-used mailboxes.READ MORE: Sacramento Expects Busy Holiday Weekend, Will COVID Surge Impact Business?Tsunami Advisory Canceled For San Francisco Bay Area, Remains Near Santa Cruz
So far, investigators have identified at least 20 victims.
Richard arrested for possessing burglary tools and the theft or possession of personal identifying information.MORE NEWS: Grass Valley Veteran Gets Hero's Welcome To A New, Custom Home
The sheriff’s office recommends people pick up their mail frequently to reduce the risk of mail theft.