Florida rural carrier helps police catch thief

Dover, FL, Rural Carrier Virginia Ingle, left, and Officer in Charge Tammy Brock

Dover, FL, Rural Carrier Virginia Ingle was on her route recently when she spotted a man riding a bicycle from one mailbox to another, opening each one and stuffing the mail down his shirt.

Ingle called Officer in Charge Tammy Brock, who contacted local police and the Postal Inspection Service.

Officers went to the neighborhood, where they found the suspect and arrested him.

Brock later presented Ingle with a letter of appreciation and thanked her for her “old-fashioned spirit of service and dedication.”

Source: USPS News Link Story – Heroes’ corner