String of mail thefts reported in the Lower Sunnyslope area


The Chelan County Sheriff’s office is investigating a rash of mail thefts in the Sunnyslope area north of Wenatchee.

Sheriff Brian Burnett said Monday there have been several complaints, including a report from a postal carrier who found mail littering the roadway along their route.

The Sheriff says the thefts occurred in the Lower Sunnyslope Road, Easy Street, Sunset, Knowles Road, American Fruit Road, Viewmont and Lovell Road areas.

Some of the items have been returned to the intended recipients but no suspects have been identified.

The Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in tracking down those responsible, including any residential surveillance video. You can contact the Sheriff’s Office tip-line at 509-667-6845. You can also submit a tip at the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office website.