Madison County, NY (WIBX) - Law enforcement officials in Madison County are investigating an attempted burglary at the U.S. Postal Office in New Woodstock. The attempted burglary was reported by the Postmaster who noticed the building was broken into early this morning.

Right now, investigators from different law enforcement agencires, as well as crime scene technicians are combing through evidence, and are asking the public for help. Officials are asking anyone who may have witnessed any suspicious activities in the area of the New Woodstock Post Office, between the hours of 5:30 p.m. on Monday 8/13, and 7:30 a.m. this morning, to contact Sheriff's Investigators at (315) 366-2429.

Officials say there have been other burglaries in recent days in various areas of Madison County and are advising area residents to be vigilant in light of the incident, by being attentive and securing their homes and businesses. They say the possible burglary this morning does not appear to be related to the other burglaries in the area.