Dead animals found in mailboxes

Missouri postal worker discovers roadkill

Emily Rittman/KCTV via CNN

A postal employee made a disturbing discovery inside mailboxes in rural Cass County, Missouri.

A postal worker in Missouri found dead animals in mailboxes on their delivery route, KCTV reported.

The employee found a dead opossum inside a family's mailbox while delivering mail in rural Cass County, KCTV reported. The worker reported it to the Cass County Sheriff's Office.

A raccoon was later found in a mailbox in Cleveland, KCTV reported.

Cass County investigators said it appears someone is picking up roadkill and putting it in the mailboxes, KCTV reported.


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