FERRISBURGH — Police are investigating after a number of mailboxes have been vandalized or stolen over the last 24 hours across Addison county.
Starting at 9 a.m. on Friday, police received a report of stolen mailboxes on Sand Road in the town of Ferrisburgh.
Police say 11 mailboxes had been taken or removed from posts in the ground.
The missing mailboxes were later located at the fishing access on Fort Cassin Road in the town of Ferrisburgh.
At 5 p.m. officers from the Vergennes Police Department received a report of a stolen mailbox on MacDonough Drive.
This morning at around 8:30 a.m. police received another report of additional stolen and damaged mailboxes from various areas in Waltham, Ferrisburgh, and Monkton.
Shortly after receiving this report, another report was received of numerous mailboxes located at the South Slang fishing access on Hawkins Road in the town of Ferrisburgh.
Police located 8 mailboxes on the ice-covered portion of the fishing access.
At this time police say they have received three additional reports of mailboxes that have been damaged located throughout the county.
Anyone with information regarding these incidents is asked to contact the Vermont State Police New Haven barracks at (802) 388-4919.