Giovanni Lauretta, 30, of San Francisco, was first arrested on June 14 on suspicion of nine counts of mail theft, identity theft, burglary, receiving stolen property and elder abuse after a search warrant was served at his San Francisco home, police said.
He was released on his own recognizance but allegedly continued to commit similar crimes, police said.
He was re-arrested last Friday on suspicion of 20 more counts of mail theft, possession of stolen property and elder abuse.
Lauretta remains in custody on $500,000 bail, according to San Francisco sheriff’s officials.
Investigators have found that Lauretta is allegedly linked to defrauding more than 40 victims in the Sunset District, police said.
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