This sounds like the world's quirkiest prank I've ever heard of. The person that posted in the neighborhood said it was odd and the next step was to get a ring camera.

The answer came from many people after that. Everyone knew what was happening, except the homeowner. The homeowner said they were a little unnerved and were uncomfortable with knowing someone was hanging around their yard and leaving bread to mock him by leaving bread on the porch.

The reactions after that are helpful and humorous.

Ama says It's squirrels, they will hide food that way.

Brood X Cicadas Emerge After 17 Years Underground
(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Kurt asked if they left a candle too for some squirrel fine dining.

October Temperatures Remain Unseasonably High
(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

Patti says it is a squirrel for sure because they left a taco shell, apples, and bread.

World Golf Championships-Bridgestone Invitational - Preview Day 2
(Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

So, we have narrowed it down. Then it was suggested the crows in the neighborhood do the same. I found that to be interesting. Sure enough after looking into it, more people came forward and said it could be the crows. They like to do the same thing, one of the neighbors said, keep away.

Sasquatch 92.1 FM logo
Get our free mobile app

The crows also like to hide food, and they like to hide it from the ravens. Linda said she knows that the Crows like to steal what the squirrels have hidden. Linda says the crows watch and then come over after the squirrels leave the area and take the bread and eat it.

So why do squirrels hide bread crusts and other things on window sills, plants, and porches? It's their garbage. Quora says the bread is too tough for them so they leave it as garbage, or if it is raining, the water softens it and they can eat it later. The crows leave it so the ravens don't get it and they are just stealing the squirrel's bread if they leave it.

That would explain the comment above that they leave apples and other things. They can't eat it for whatever reason, so they leave it somewhere to break down a little then get it later, and they don't want the crows to get it.

LOOK: Here are the best lake towns to live in

Many of the included towns jump out at the casual observer as popular summer-rental spots--the Ozarks' Branson, Missouri, or Arizona's Lake Havasu--it might surprise you to dive deeper into some quality-of-life offerings beyond the beach and vacation homes. You'll likely pick up some knowledge from a wide range of Americana: one of the last remaining 1950s-style drive-ins in the Midwest; a Florida town that started as a Civil War veteran retirement area; an island boasting some of the country's top public schools and wealth-earners right in the middle of a lake between Seattle and Bellevue; and even a California town containing much more than Johnny Cash's prison blues.

ALSO: See Inside Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood's Malibu Beach House:

More From Sasquatch 92.1 FM