Thieves in Wrexham have quite literally gone postal after stealing a post box and making off with the door of another in two rural areas of the town.
The thieves first struck sometime between Friday afternoon and Saturday morning Jwhen they lifted a pillar box off its pedestal at the junction of Gresford Road and Forest Road near LLay.
The the second incident the door was taken off a post box on Croeshowell Lane, Burton. In this incident the mail was not taken.
Police believe the thieves my try to sell the post box and door over the internet.
Inspector Nick Evans for Wrexham Rural said: “I would urge anyone being offered one for sale to report it and if anyone should see suspicious activity around post boxes, especially at night, to call the police.”
Discuss this with fellow wrexhamites our Wrexham Forums. Other recent threads on the forums include:
A483 A55 Junction Changes
Protecting the Paedophiles - Which WCBC councillors voted for Jillings to be pulped??
Egerton / King Street Regeneration
Famous People spotted in Wrexham
Patient treatment needs utmost priority