(LOSANGELES.CBSLOCAL) — Bold thieves have been stealing mailboxes in the community of Eastvale and officials say the victims of the crime might end up paying for it.
KCAL9′s Crystal Cruz reports that residents who live in newer developments are the biggest targets.
Specifically, the thieves have been making off with entire group mailboxes.
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“It’s not one of those things you realize, it’s something you kind of take for granted. It’s just a mailbox. But when you don’t have it you realize just how much you need it,” said one resident.
“This is a nice safe area. Who would have thought?,” said Dennis Kierulff, an Eastvale resident.