Gasoline reported stolen from postal vans in Paris

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PARIS, TX-- With the recent increase in gas prices, Paris Police say they've received reports of someone stealing gasoline from postal vans.

They say it happened sometime between closing Wednesday and opening on Thursday.

Police say someone cut the chain linked fence on the south side Paris' post office, in the 500 block of Clarksville Street, draining around 84 gallons of gasoline.

Police estimate the cost around $1,000.

The incident is under investigation. If you have any information on this crime, contact Police.