CARBONDALE – Mail theft suspects have been identified as a result of a joint investigation between the Carbondale Police Department and investigators from the United States Office of Inspector General and the United States Postal Service.
The investigation took place during the last several months in reference to numerous thefts of mail from U. S. Postal Service collection boxes in Carbondale. As a result of the thefts, mail containing checks were forged by the suspects.
According to police, the suspects cannot be publicly identified until they’re formally charged.
There have been over 75 victims involved in the investigation, who have been notified of the developments.
Police added while the investigation remains ongoing, the mail thefts have been resolved.
Anyone with further information about the thefts is encouraged to contact the police department at 457-3200.