CHEVERLY, Md. – It didn’t have to happen. That’s what postal workers are saying about the shooting death of letter carrier Tyson Barnette in Cheverly Saturday.
“It appears someone walked up and shot the mailman,”Local 142 President Robert Williams says.
Dozens of postal workers in Landover Local 142 say they have been complaining for months about late start times and understaffing there. And they say it cost their friend his life.