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Christmas cat burglar arrested in West Seneca

Posted at 12:09 PM, Dec 19, 2018

WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WKBW) — West Seneca police arrested 35-year old Victoria Hooper on charges she stole Christmas presents from a home and went back for more.

According to officers, a Klas Avenue resident reported several presents and other items missing from her home over a period of several days. After police patrols and detectives were able to pinpoint a suspect, they obtained a search warrant for Hooper's home. Police recovered all of the stolen items inside Hooper's home.

Hooper is charged with 2 counts each of Petit Larceny (Class A Misdemeanor) and Burglary in the 2nd degree (Class C Felony).

She has released on her own recognizance and is due back in West Seneca Court at a later date for a preliminary hearing.