Letter carrier’s alertness leads to arrest of mail thief

From USPS News Link:


Eugene, OR, Letter Carrier Bryce McLean was on his route when a woman showed him a surveillance camera photo of a man taking a package from her front porch. A few days later, McLean was delivering mail when he spotted a man who resembled the suspect. McLean called police and talked to the man until the officers arrived. Police later praised McLean, who learned the man had hundreds of dollars’ worth of stolen property. The suspect, who was charged with multiple thefts, failed to show up for court Aug. 11, Postal Inspectors report.

Read more: USPS News Link – Heroes Corner Archive – September 2014.