LIBERTY, Mo. – The Clay County Sheriff’s office is warning residents about a string of thefts from residential mailboxes.
In a Facebook post Wednesday, the sheriff’s office said they were looking into reports of stolen checks from people’s mailboxes, a form of check fraud.
A sheriff’s department spokesman said the reports they’ve received so far cover the last few weeks.
At least three cases have been reported so far.
The spokesman advises residents can take several precautions to limit their exposure to the thieves:
The department has more tips on the Facebook post.