Sheriff’s Department looks into destroyed mailboxes

Damaged mailboxes have Bartholomew County authorities asking for your help identifying the suspects. The Sheriff’s Department says that several mailboxes in the area of 7500 North 330 West were damaged late Thursday night in to Friday morning.

Authorities say that vandalizing a mailbox or the mail inside is a federal crime. Anyone found guilty faces a fine of up to $250,000 and three-years in prison for every mailbox damaged.

The Sheriff’s Department is asking anyone with information on these incidents to call them at (812) 379-1650 or the Tip Line at (812) 379-1712. You can also send an email to [email protected]. Tips and information can be left anonymously.