RIDGECREST, Calif. (KGET) — The Ridgecrest Police Department is warning residents to be on the lookout for a mail thief.
The department said it has received several calls regarding thefts from mailboxes around the city this morning. Video footage shows a white four-door BMW sedan and a suspect wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and dark shorts.
Anyone with information on the location of the suspect or vehicle is urged to call RPD at 760-499-5100.
If you’ve had your mail stolen or have witnessed a mailbox theft, you can also report it to the U.S. Postal Service at 1-877-876-2455. The USPS offers a reward of up to $10,000 for any information leading to the arrest or conviction of a mail thief.