Boston Police report a postal worker found "mail that had been damaged by fire" in a postal box outside the Copley Square CVS this afternoon - on the other side of Dartmouth and Boylston streets from the ballot drop box that somebody set on fire early Sunday.
The mailbox was last emptied around 4:00pm on Saturday, October 24, 2020, with no signs of damage. The charred mail was discovered by the mail carrier during a 4:00pm pick up today. United States Postal Inspector took custody of both the damaged mail and the mailbox.
A local man was arrested last night on charges he set fire to the ballot drop box outside the Copley Square library early Sunday.