Worcester Woman Arrested for Receiving Car Stolen from Auburn Restaurant

by | Sep 30, 2019 | Headlines, News

WORCESTER – A Worcester woman was arrested on Sunday afternoon after being found in a car that was last seen at a restaurant in Auburn.

According to the Worcester Police Department [WPD], 37-year-old Jessica Jordan was arrested for receiving a stolen motor vehicle and an outstanding warrant.

Around 1:30 PM on Sunday, officers were called to the Bank of America parking lot at 945 Grafton St. for a report of a stolen vehicle that had been located.

The vehicle — a Volvo sedan — was reported stolen from Yong Shing Restaurant in Auburn. A friend of the car theft victim recognized the vehicle and called the police. 

Police approached Jordan and she couldn’t tell the officers why she had the vehicle. A check of the Criminal Justice Information System [CJIS] showed Jordan’s outstanding warrant. 

She will be arraigned in Worcester District Court.

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Patrick Sargent is the founder and lead reporter for ThisWeekinWorcester.com. He was born and raised on Grafton Hill and is a graduate of Holy Name high school and Worcester State University. Previous to starting TWIW, he worked as a contributing reporter for the Worcester Sun. Before that, over the course of several years, he had stints with GoLocalWorcester, Worcester Magazine, the Leominster Champion and Fitchburg Pride. He can be contacted at [email protected]