Update: tip from community helps to identify man who tried to register stolen car

Home burglary investigation still ongoing

Update Wednesday, February 3, 2021:

VICTORIA, Texas- The Victoria crime Stoppers announced that the man who attempted to register the stolen vehicle was identified in a tip to Victoria Crime Stoppers. The investigation into the burglary is continuing.

Original story, Tuesday, February 2, 2021:

VICTORIA, Texas- Victoria Crime Stoppers is requesting information regarding a Burglary of a Habitation.

In a statement, the Victoria Crime Stoppers explains that on November 13, 2020, a man attempted to register a black 2014 Chevrolet Impala at the Victoria County Tax Office.

Authorities say he was not allowed to and it was later discovered the vehicle he attempted to register had been stolen from a residence on the 500 block of Rattan Drive. Police later recovered the vehicle after it was abandoned in a parking lot.

If you have any information about this burglary, please call Victoria Crime Stoppers at 361-572-4200 or submit a tip by using the “P3 Tips” app on your Android or Apple Device or by visiting their website.

All tips are anonymous and if you give information that leads to arrest or charges being filed, VPD said you could earn a cash reward.