December 19, 2012: Lost property

02:21, Dec 20 2012
FOUND: These mailboxes have turned up at the Timaru police station. Look familiar?

Two mailboxes that were found in the street and turned over to Timaru police have been reunited with their owners.

Police said the mailboxes were found in Mountainview Rd, which turned out to be about 1km from their homes.

The mailboxes belonged to two residences set several hundred metres apart. The owners were identified after a photo of the mailboxes was published in The Timaru Herald and on


The Timaru Herald