Chilmark police investigate rash of cash box thefts

The Mermaid Farm stand was one of several stands struck by thieves. — File photo

Chilmark police chief Brian Cioffi said a thief or thieves stole cash boxes from Mermaid Farm on Middle Road, North Tabor Farm on North Road, and the flower stand on the Menemsha Cross Road. An undetermined amount of money is missing. The thefts occurred sometime late Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning and are likely related to two break-ins in West Tisbury, the chief said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Chilmark police at 508-645-3310.