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Canada Post struck by thieves

By: Staff Writer

Posted: 12/5/2018 8:45 AM

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Steinbach RCMP are investigating thefts from the Canada Post office in Steinbach which have occurred not once, but twice this week.

Between 6 p.m. on Monday and 5 a.m. Tuesday morning, police say the building was entered by an unknown number of suspects.

At least a dozen mailboxes were vandalized as well as several parcel compartments. 24 parcels were stolen along with an unknown amount of mail.

A similar incident occurred again sometime between 6 p.m. last night and 3 a.m. this morning. A number of parcel compartments were vandalized and an unknown amount of mail and parcels were once again stolen.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Steinbach RCMP at (204) 326-4452 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or www.manitobacrimestoppers.com or text "TIPMAN" plus a message to Crimes (274637).

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