Several mailboxes have been damaged in Vernon County. Sheriff John Spears reports that the mailboxes were damaged on different nights: Halloween night, November 1st, 4th and 5th. It appears that a baseball bat or something similar was used to damage the mailboxes.  The areas of damage appear to be in the Towns of Clinton, Whitestown and Forest, in Vernon County, and some also in Monroe County.

If anyone would have any information on the person or persons involved in this criminal damage to property incident you are asked to contact the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office at (608) 637-2124 or  You can also call or text the Vernon County Crime Stoppers and remain anonymous.  Text: 274737(CRIMES) – (Type VERN+tip), Web:, Facebook:, or by phone (608) 637-8477.

The incident remains under investigation by the Vernon County Sheriff’s Office.