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Flagler Co. seek public's help IDing mail thief

FLAGLER BEACH, Fla. – Detectives with the Flagler County Sheriff's Office are asking for the public's help identifying a man suspected of stealing mail from mailboxes on John Anderson Drive in Flagler Beach.

The unidentified white man was spotted on video surveillance removing mail from mailboxes from the 4000 to 6000 block on John Anderson Drive.

Investigators said that once the suspect removes the mail from the mailbox, he submits a change of address form and has the victims mail forwarded to a vacant residence. He then collects the mail and keeps any pertinent information in order to open bank accounts and credit cards.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Eric Glasgow at 386-586-4875 regarding case 2014-34831 and 2014-69937. People can also call Crimestoppers of Northeast Florida at 888-277-TIPS. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.