New Jersey State Police have arrested Tanya McCurdy, 40, of Woodstown for allegedly stealing a 1981 Ford Fairmont from the parking lot of the Wawa in Pilesgrove Township, Salem County.
Police say on March 31st at approximately 11:45 p.m., McCurdy allegedly stole a Ford Fairmont from the parking lot of the Wawa in Pilesgrove Township. The stolen car was later recovered abandoned in Newark, Delaware.
After receiving several tips, troopers were able to identify Tanya McCurdy as the suspect.
According to police on Wednesday, April 4, troopers went to McCurdy’s residence and observed her inside. Another household member answered the door and told troopers that McCurdy was hiding.
Troopers eventually found her hiding in the attic.
Police arrested McCurdy then charged her with burglary, theft, obstruction, and resisting arrest.