CALIFORNIA CITY, Calif. - California City Police Department Officers responded to the 19200 block of Neuralia Road Friday regarding a vehicle which matched the description of a recently stolen vehicle, CCPD officials said.
Officers said they saw Jennifer Heffernan removing items from the trunk of the stolen vehicle.
Heffernan was detained and after admitting to driving the vehicle, she was arrested and transported to the California City Police Department, officials said.
Heffernan was charged with driving a stolen vehicle and being in possession of stolen property.
Heffernan was subsequently transported to the Kern County Jail Facility in Bakersfield.
Heffernan, who was released from prison, is currently on Post Release Community Supervision.
Officers responded to her residence and recovered other items which are believed to be stolen.
The recovered stolen vehicle was returned to the victim without any damage.