Harrison OH letter carrier under investigation for mail theft

uspsoigA Harrison mail carrier has been identified as the suspect of an investigation connected to mail theft from the Harrison Post Office.

The employee, whose name federal authorities would not release, was suspended from his position as the investigation continues. No charges have been filed, according to Special Agent Scott Balfour, Public Information Officer of the United States Postal Service.

“Special agents with the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General have been conducting an investigation into mail theft complaints at the Harrison, Ohio, post office,” said Balfour Wednesday, Oct. 8.

“Today, USPS OIG special agents identified the individual they believe to be responsible for those complaints.”

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