On February 13, 2020 at approximately 2:30AM Transit Police officers assigned to the Central District received a radio call to respond to the MBTA's South Station Bus Terminal for a report of a Larceny. Upon arrival officers were met by the victim who relayed the following; while performing her duties as a security officer she realized her back pack was missing from a secured area within the bus terminal and was notified by her bank someone had attempted to use her credit card within the last 15 minutes. Officers reviewed surveillance cameras and quickly responded to the ATM were the Victim's stolen card was used and located the individual, later identified as Victoria Cepada, 29, of Revere, who was observed on video removing the victim's backpack containing credit cards, cash and other personal belongings.
Cepada was placed into custody and transported to TPD HQ for the arrest booking process.
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