Suspected porch pirate nabbed in New Bern

NEW BERN, N.C. (WITN) – Police in New Bern say they have caught a porch pirate who they spotlighted yesterday.

Tiffany Hasson, 44, has been charged with two counts of misdemeanor larceny.

Police say they were able to identify Hasson after they released surveillance videos of a woman stealing packages.

Police say it happened on Tuesday in the area of West New Bern and the Lake Tyler subdivision.

“We appreciate the public’s assistance in this matter,” police said in a news release.