On Tuesday, Perris police received a call about mail being stolen in the 700 block of South Redlands Boulevard in Perris. A witness reported seeing an adult male stealing mail from the mailbox.
Within minutes, officers arrived and apprehended the suspect, identified as Antonio Michael Alvarez. He was arrested for mail theft and possession of stolen mail and booked at the Southwest Detention Center in Murrieta.
If you have any information about this case, you're urged to contact the Perris Police Department.