BEL AIR, Md. (CIRCA via STORYFUL) — Police in Bel Air, Maryland, released footage showing a young girl being directed to steal packages from a front porch on Nov. 30.
The Harford County Sheriff’s Office posted security camera footage of the incident to its Facebook page and warned the public to be extra vigilant for package thieves over the holidays.
“Watch as this young girl, no older than 8, runs into a yard, looks back to get directions, then steals a package from a porch! Who uses a child in this manner?!” police wrote.
Police warned residents to report any suspicious activity and to get packages delivered to a secure location.