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EDMOND, Okla. – Police in Edmond say they have arrested a mother and daughter from Del City who they say were caught stealing UPS packages off of porches in two neighborhoods.

On Wednesday night, officers say a resident reported seeing a woman take packages from his neighbor’s porch and drive off.

The caller gave police a description of the woman and the vehicle the alleged suspect was driving.

A short time later, Edmond officers spotted the vehicle.

Inside, authorities say they found packages from 15 different addresses from the Copperfield and Kelly Park neighborhoods.

Police arrested 37-year-old Tonya Young and 18-year-old Jayme Young.Jayme_Nicole_Young[2]

They claim the alleged suspects stole everything they could get their hands on, including the kitchen sink.

One package contained a large copper sink that was about to be installed in one victim’s kitchen.

Both women are being charged with 15 counts of concealing stolen property.

Tonya Young is also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.