Crystal Coast police looking for mail thief

PINE KNOLL SHORES, N.C. (WITN) – Police on the Crystal Coast are looking for your help in nabbing a mail thief.

Pine Knoll Shores police today released a home security video that shows a man walking up to a mailbox and swiping a package that was inside.

The man appears to have walked from Walnut Circle to the home on Acorn Court when he stole the package.

It happened around 4:45 p.m. on the day after Christmas.

Police admit the video is not the best quality but they are hoping someone might know who the man is. He was wearing a gray or green shirt with black shorts.

If you have seen the man walking in that neighborhood, you’re asked to call Pine Knoll Shores police at 252-247-2474.