Considering recent events that have occurred in Austin, Texas it is understandable that residents may have concerns about packages left at their homes. At this time, Prosper has had no similar incidents occur and no threats have been made to our area.
Below are a few points to keep in mind when dealing with packages that you may find suspicious. We would like to emphasize that at this time we have no indication that the events in Austin, Texas are related to our area and we are just wanting to provide our community with information that is helpful anytime you are dealing with a package at your residence.
1. If you observe a package at your residence that is not related to a recent purchase or order made by anyone in your residence, do NOT touch it. Do not let anyone near it. Call 911 and report the package.
2. If you have made a recent purchase or order and observe a package at your residence that is NOT clearly addressed to you, does NOT contain a return address, or appears suspicious for any other reason, do NOT touch it. Do not let anyone near it. Call 911 and report it.
3. If you observe any package at your residence that you find suspicious due to any noise it is making, any peculiar odor, or because of leaking powders or liquids, or suspicious wires/strings, do NOT touch it. Do not let anyone near it. Call 911 and report it.