Sierra Vista woman arrested on burglary charges

Vanessa Karten (photo courtesy of Sierra Vista Police).

Sierra Vista woman arrested on burglary charges

CREATED Mar 8, 2012

Web Producer: Ina Ronquillo

SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) - Sierra Vista Police have arrested Vanessa Karten, 25, for a burglary committed back in December.

Officer Tracy Grady tells KGUN9 the arrest of Karten comes after an investigation into a residential burglary in the 1300 block of Sunflower Way.

Officers made contact with Karten on January 12 when they determined that she was in possession of stolen property from that burglary.

Karten was arrested at the Cochise County Jail, where she was being held on prior charges.  She is being charged with burglary in the 1st degree, theft, misconduct involving weapons and possession of drug paraphernalia.