Suspicious activity reported by Newcastle residents

December 13, 2011

NEW — 3:15 p.m. Dec. 13, 2011

Suspicious activity was reported in the area of SE 75th and SE 76th streets and 120 and 121 avenues SE on Dec. 12, according to a Newcastle Police Department news release.

Residents reported two males approached Newcastle homes saying they were CenturyLink employees or contractors making contact about pipe work being done in the area.

Officers were unable to locate the males.

The city attempted to confirm with CenturyLink if they had employees working in the area, but were unable to do so at this time.

There are no door-to-door sales permits issued by the city at this time.

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