Sibling arrested for unauthorized use of sister's vehicle
HARLINGEN, TX (KVEO NEWS CENTER 23) — Police arrested a Harlingen woman for unauthorized use of her sister's vehicle.
According the victim, her sister, Ashley Marie Fonseca, 24, had taken her 1991 Nissan Stanza without permission on May 10 sometime between 7 a.m and 11 a.m.
Later that evening a police officer was dispatched to the 700 block of North 77 Sunshine Strip regarding the missing vehicle being found in a parking lot.
Further investigation revealed that Fonseca had been arrested earlier in the day for public intoxication and during the booking process Fonseca was found in possession of her sister's vehicle.
Fonseca was charged with public intoxication and for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle with bail set at $27,000.