Yonkers police: Mail stolen from USPS collection box

YONKERS – Yonkers police are looking for the person responsible for stealing mail out of a U.S. Postal Service box.

The mail was taken from a box located on the corner of Bellevue and Roberts avenues.

Investigators say the mail being targeted has checks inside. They say the crime has been going on for more than two months, but they don’t know how the suspects are getting the mail.

Officials say at least 12 people have been victims of the federal crime.

Police say the checks are being “washed,” made out to other individuals and cashed.

Source: Yonkers police: Mail stolen from U.S. Postal Service box – News 12 Westchester