Traffic stoppage leads to 2 arrests after deputies find drugs, nearly 600 pieces of stolen mail, BCSO says

SAN ANTONIO – A traffic stop in West Bexar County took an unexpected turn when deputies found drug paraphernalia and nearly 600 pieces of stolen mail from a vehicle.

Now the driver and front passenger are in custody on a series of charges.

According to the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office, deputies arrested Rebecca Kosakowski, 34, and her front passenger Lenora Salas, 20, on July 27.

During a search of their vehicle, deputies found narcotics paraphernalia and more than 580 pieces of mail belonging to residents of a nearby apartment complex.

Kosakowski and Salas were detained by the sheriff’s office as the investigation progressed.

Authorities discovered that Salas had a handmade postmaster key around his neck and another key in the center console of the vehicle.

Deputies said Kosakowski was wanted for a violation of Austin’s parole for “dangerous drugs.”

Both women were arrested on multiple counts, listed below, and are being held in Bexar County Jail.

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  • Theft Mail ID Info => 50 addresses, 1st degree felony

  • Engage in Organized Crime – Theft, 3rd degree felony

  • Possession of criminal instrument, 3rd degree felony

  • Mail theft = 10

Their total bond is set at $90,000.

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