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Florence police: Workers detain woman caught breaking into vehicles

Dianna Alexander

She was charged with breaking and entering into a vehicle, criminal trespassing, possession of burglary tools, and theft of property.

Posted: May 21, 2019 8:34 AM
Updated: May 21, 2019 9:26 AM

The Florence Police Department arrested a woman it says was found going through vehicles that did not belong to her.

Dianna Alexander, 41, of Florence was arrested Monday morning after officers responded to a burglary in progress call at Simpsons Wrecker on Rickwood Road, said Sgt. Gregory Cobb, department spokesperson. Workers there had detained Alexander, Cobb said.

Cobb said Alexander, who did not have a vehicle stored at the lot, entered three vehicles looking for items. She showed officers a bag with items inside it.

She was charged with breaking and entering into a vehicle, criminal trespassing, possession of burglary tools, and theft of property.

She was taken to the Lauderdale County Detention Center and bond was set at $10,500.

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