Mail carrier tips police off to double murder scene

COLUMBUS, OH (WCMH) – It’s been more than a year and a half after a postal worker tipped police off to a murder scene in South Linden, and police are still searching for suspects.

On the afternoon of Wednesday, March 27, 2017, a U.S. postal carrier was making deliveries in the neighborhood when he noticed something wasn’t right at a home on the 1000 block of East 19th Avenue. The postal carrier called police when he saw evidence of a shooting.

When officers arrived, they found Donte Moorer and his girlfriend, Janelle Reese, shot to death inside the home.

Source: CRIME OF THE WEEK: Mail carrier tips police off to double murder scene

USPS uses dog report as excuse to install cluster box delivery in Missouri neighborhood- even though the dog no longer lives there

In one Independence MO neighborhood, mail delivery has been disrupted by a carrier’s report of a dangerous dog. In response, the USPS says it will no longer provide door to door delivery to residents, but will install a cluster box, despite the fact that the dog has since been relocated to a home outside the town. Continue reading