Towed car alert leads to arrest in Alpharetta

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ALPHARETTA, Ga. – A family called police April 20 after they suspected someone broke into their car, however it ended when the daughter was arrested on an outstanding warrant.

Residents of a South Somerset Lane home told police one of their vehicles was repossessed that evening. After the tow truck crew had left, the victim said he noticed the family car, which was left unlocked in the driveway, appeared to be opened and searched. Nothing appeared to be taken.

During the investigation with the victim, officers noticed the daughter, Teresa Michelle Koeplin, 29, of South Somerset Lane, Alpharetta, had a warrant in Conyers for her arrest for failure to appear at court

Koeplin was arrested.

MH 05-07-14

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