Quincy police

QUINCY – Quincy police discovered more than 250 pieces of stolen mail in a motel room when they were arresting a woman.

The police officers arrested Guadalupe Zamudio, age undisclosed, on an unrelated arrest warrant in the Sundowner Motel on Feb. 23.

Once in the motel room, they found they were standing in a pile of stolen mail, Police Chief Bob Heimbach said. Quincy police obtained a search warrant for the room and collected the mail.

Police sent letters to the more than 250 people affected by the theft, asking them to contact them.

The investigation is ongoing.