PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) — Two suspects were arrested in Placer County on charges of identity theft after they were pulled over for a burned-out tail light.
The Placer County Sheriff’s Office said deputies pulled over 25-year-old Savannah Vetterli and 33-year-old Corey Reese on westbound Interstate 80 near Sierra College Boulevard around 3:30 a.m. The deputy found Vetterli was also on probation out of Alameda County.READ MORE: 'Positivity, Acceptance And Love': Lodi Announces Location Of City's First-Ever Pride Festival
While searching the vehicle, deputies found stolen mail and packages from Rocklin residents, including a stolen check, tax returns, driver’s license, EDT card, and work identification. In all, deputies found more than 10 identity theft victims.READ MORE: Fans Back In Stands At All American Speedway In Roseville
The sheriff’s office said when they contacted one of the victims, they found the victim’s mailbox had been pried open.MORE NEWS: 1 Injured In Highway 50 Crash That Caused Major Backups In Sacramento
Both suspects were charged with identity theft of 10 or more people, and conspiracy.