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Post Falls woman warns of possible package thief

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You've heard it before, but it's a problem that only seems to be getting worse as the holidays get closer. A Post Falls woman wants you to know, package thieves are out in full force. Tiffany Wolf lives near Box Canyon Drive and she says on Thursday, she witnessed what looked like a man following a UPS truck and trying to steal the packages they delivered to someone's doorstep.

Wolf says after what she saw, she called UPS. Wolf says she watched the UPS man drop off a package to her neighbor. Minutes after he pulled away, she says a van pulled up and a man got out, ran around the side of the house, then came back and took off. Wolf says she believes the driver was following the truck looking to snag a package. "That kind of stuff makes me so mad. People work so hard to provide Christmas for their family and they are working and then some jerk comes up and takes their stuff," said Wolf.

Wolf says she checked with her neighbor and her neighbor got her package as soon as the UPS guy dropped it off because she gets alerts.

Wolf says it's important to watch out for your neighbors and to always have a phone ready to take a picture if you see anything suspicious.

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