Arrests Made in Connection With Apartment Drop Box Robberies

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - Midland Police have arrested a man and woman for breaking into apartment drop boxes and stealing rent payments.

22-year-old Marcelo Santamaria and 17-year-old Myra Ramirez are charged with forgery for cashing those checks in.

Several apartments had their drop boxes broken into a few months back.

After that, they told renters to drop the payments off in person.

The case is still under investigation.