ALBANY, GA (WALB) – A Donalsonville man is ordered held in federal custody after he is charged with attacking a postal carrier with a baseball bat.
Traveyon Wilcox went before the judge in Albany Federal Court Thursday afternoon, charged with assault of a federal employee.
Investigators said Wilcox jumped into the postal carrier’s mail truck about 9 Wednesday morning while she was making deliveries in the 400 block of Baldwin Street in Donalsonville.
Investigators said he had a baseball bat, put his arm around the neck of the postal carrier, and started pulling her coat, trying to remove it.
Saying she thought Wilcox was going to rape her, the postal carrier crashed her mail truck into the porch of a house.