FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -A UPS driver is credited with the rescue of a woman who allegedly had been beaten and held captive in her home by her husband over a 15-hour period.
Franklin County Sheriff’s Department Sergeant T.J. Wild told News 4, “He made a huge difference.
“According to court documents, the abuse began Monday night in the couple’s home near Robertsville. The woman was prevented from leaving or using the phone. Court records say the husband beat her, put a gun to her head and threatened to kill her. He allegedly dragged her back into the house by her hair when she tried to run away. Continue reading →
Police are still trying to find one of the men who attacked a postal worker as he delivered mail on Milwaukee’s East Side. For the first time, we’re hearing the 911 call that went out when the attack happened.
One suspect is in custody and another is still on the loose as police continue to investigate the attack that happened on November 17.
“The mailman was just jumped” said a frightened woman on the 911 call when she heard her mail man get attacked. Continue reading →
PHOENIX – A bin full of mail was apparently left by a postal worker at a Phoenix condo complex. The mail was in plain sight of anyone passing by and some residents are worried about potential identity theft.
The postal service apologized for leaving that bin at the complex and did send out someone to collect it, but by that time, a resident had moved the bin for safe keeping. Now the post office is working to collect it from her. Continue reading →
News 4’s Derrick Ward reports on the steps local postal workers are taking to protect themselves from thieves who often target them during the busy holiday delivery season, especially at night. Continue reading →
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -The United States Postal Service said another postal carrier was robbed at gunpoint in Memphis on Friday. Investigators believe the two crimes were done by the same man.
The postal carrier was delivering mail in the 600 block of Craft Road Street when she was robbed. It was her second stop on that street in South Memphis when the armed thief pulled up behind her. Continue reading →
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) For one Wichita neighborhood, it’s been a frustrating five months.
“I’m not against the people that work at the post office. They have a job to do. It’s the system that has failed.”
Kent Peters lives in that neighborhood and called FactFinder 12 when he couldn’t get answers as to why three blocks of homes haven’t received mail in five months.He said the initial notice was clear. Continue reading →