Kern County Woman Arrested for Allegedly Burglarizing Post Office
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A burglary at the Caliente Post Office, located on Caliente Bodfish Road, has resulted in the arrest of a Bakersfield resident, according to the Kern County Sheriff’s Office.
The Sheriff’s Office detailed the events in a press release issued on the afternoon of Monday, March 13.
At approximately 8:20 PM on Sunday, March 12, deputies were dispatched to the scene of the burglary, where located an individual — identified as 32-year-old Rosa Hernandez-Chavarria — walking along the roadway near the post office.
Hernandez-Chavarria appeared to be under the influence of a controlled substance and was in possession of several stolen postal items, the Sheriff’s Office said.
Upon further investigation, deputies reportedly discovered additional packages along the path from Hernandez-Chavarria’s location to the post office.
In total, approximately thirty packages and postal items were recovered and returned to their rightful recipients.
Hernandez-Chavarria was subsequently arrested and booked into the Central Receiving Facility on several felony charges, in addition to an open felony warrant.
The Kern County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with information regarding this case (#2023-00027650) to contact them at (661) 861-3110 or to call Secret Witness at (661) 322-4040.