Released By Osceola County Sheriff’s Office
On July 2, 2019, multiple package thefts occurred in the Lakeshore at Narcoossee subdivision off Narcoossee Road in St. Cloud. Ring doorbell cameras captured good video of the suspect and his vehicle. Property crime detectives researched the vehicle and were able to identify the exact grey Nissan Altima used in the thefts. The vehicle was located in an apartment complex in Orlando and after 2 days of surveillance, Elin Fernando Salas was observed entering the vehicle and driving away. Mr. Salas was an exact match of the suspect in the videos. Detectives made contact with Mr. Salas and interviewed him regarding the thefts. Mr. Salas confessed to taking the packages from the houses. He was subsequently arrested for the thefts and transported to Osceola County Corrections.
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