Alleged New Orleans East porch bandit arrested

Alleged New Orleans East porch bandit arrested
This is the vehicle the alleged thief used during the robbery. (FOX 8)
This is the vehicle the alleged thief used during the robbery. (FOX 8)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - New Orleans police say they have caught a woman accused of stealing packages from homes in the east.

The suspect is identified as Delamie Mildred Stevenson, 30. She was taken into custody in the B.W. Cooper area of New Orleans around 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

Officers say she is accused of thefts from homes on North Parkwood Ct. and Deerfield Dr.

One victim said Stevenson allegedly stole Christmas gifts from her porch. Several incidents were caught on surveillance video.