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le Mercredi 28 septembre 2022 18:18 Tribune-Express (Hawkesbury)

Mail stolen from Canada Post found

Residents still missing mail should contact Canada Post and reference the appropriate case number.  — photo Christopher Smith
Residents still missing mail should contact Canada Post and reference the appropriate case number.
photo Christopher Smith
Much, but not all, of the mail stolen from the Vankleek Hill Canada Post office has been found.

The Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) in Hawkesbury are investigating a theft from the Canada Post office in Vankleek Hill. Sometime between January and March 2022, a large amount of mail was stolen from the post office, a significant amount of which was recovered upon the arrest of the perpetrator.

Emmanuel Ménard, 41, from Grenville, Quebec was charged with theft from mail, theft of a credit card, failure to comply with a release order, and two counts of possessing stolen property under $5,000. He was detained and appeared in court in L’Orignal on September 2. Anyone with information on this investigation is asked to contact the Hawkesbury OPP at 1-888-310-1122.

Canada Post is coordinating with local police to ensure a thorough investigation. Anyone in the area missing mail can contact Canada Post Customer Service at canadapost.ca/support or by phoning 1-866-607-6301. Please be sure to reference file number ON220608-14O.

Customers worried about identity fraud should contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501.