Two British Columbia residents have been arrested by Fort Saskatchewan RCMP after getting caught stealing mail.

According to the RCMP, in the early hours of Dec. 17, police responded to a call of a pair of people breaking into mailboxes.

Police say that a man and woman were seen fleeing the scene in a vehicle but were eventually caught. 

Richard Kubik and Marion Sevilla, both residents of Sooke, British Columbia, have been charged with the following:

  • Theft of mail
  • Possession of break-in instruments
  • Possession of stolen property over $5000
  • Possession of stolen property under $5000
  • Disguise with intent

Both were released from custody with their court date set for next month.