Lake Country mailboxes targeted by vandals

LAKE COUNTRY - RCMP say several Lake Country community mailboxes were broken into yesterday.

Const. Jesse O'Donaghey says in a media release yesterday afternoon, June 2, a Canada Post employee reported damage to several community mail boxes along Cheryl Road, Darlene Road, Middle Bench Road and Oyama Road. 

“RCMP are unable to confirm at this time whether or not any mail was taken by the thieves,” O’Donaghey says in the release. “We are asking for the public’s assistance, anyone who may have surveillance cameras in those areas affected are asked to review their footage and contact police with any possible suspects or suspect vehicles."

Affected residents should contact Canada Post.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Lake Country RCMP at 250-766-2288. Remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, leaving a tip online at or by texting your tip to CRIMES (274637) ktown.

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