Posted Monday, July 20, 2009 --- 11:50 a.m.
From the Sun Prairie Police Department:
The Sun Prairie Police Department is investigating numerous reports of the theft of mail from mailboxes.
It appears that many mail boxes (20-30) were opened and mail was taken from them in the northwest residential area of the City of Sun Prairie.
Our investigation indicates that these thefts may have occurred on different days, with the mail being taken between 5-10pm.
Miscellaneous pieces of mail are being found in the area, and it is being returned to the owners.
The United States Post Office has been advised of the thefts. If anyone has information on this crime please contact the Sun Prairie Police Department at 608-837-7336 or the Tip Line at 608-837-6300.