Courier arrested for stealing cell phones from shipment

LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A local courier is facing theft charges for allegedly stealing packages from his place of employment.

43-year-old Daniel Leal

Laredo Police arrested 43-year-old Daniel Leal in the case.

Authorities received a call from a shipping company on October 15th saying that Leal was seen on camera stealing cellphones on two separate occasions.

The case was turned over to the Crimes Against Property detectives who recovered the surveillance video from the incident.

As a result, Leal was charged with theft of property in lieu of a $1,500 bond.