Thursday, December 19, 2013

MUKILTEO- Thieves Try to Steal from Delivery Truck

On Tuesday, December 17, Mukilteo and Everett police apprehended three people who were accused of following a delivery truck in an attempt to steal packages.

A homeowner saw the three following the truck and called 911. Everett police found the suspects and impounded their truck. Two of the three had warrants for their arrest and were booked into jail. The third suspect was released. Police continue to investigate.

Note: Package thieves often follow delivery trucks to pick up packages left at home door steps. Due to the alert actions of the homeowner in calling 911, the police were able to disrupt a package theft ring and to apprehend two suspects with arrest warrants.

With Christmas rapidly coming, the potential for mail theft continues. Calling 911 when you see suspicious activity like this can deliver results.

For more details about this incident go to:

The Herald


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