FREEPORT, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Up to 600 pieces of mail have been stolen from two U.S. Postal boxes on Long Island, according to authorities.
The mail was apparently taken from two green locked boxes used by carriers to pick up mail to distribute on their routes.READ MORE: Police Open Fire After Pulling Over Suspected Car Thief On West Side Highway
It happened in Freeport on April 7. Some 600 pieces of mail, including first class mail, were taken.
“It’s a lot. It’s a lot, 600 pieces,” Donna Harris, Postal Inspection Service, said.