June 12, 2018
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) –
A Memphis mail carrier was shot Tuesday morning, according to the U.S. Postal Service.
The shooting happened around 10:15 a.m. near the intersection of Overton Crossing Street and Frayser Boulevard.
USPS said the mail carrier was taken to the hospital in non-critical condition.
Investigators believe the shooter wanted to carjack the mail carrier.
USPS plans to release more information, including surveillance video of the suspect later Tuesday afternoon.
USPS is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the criminal(s).
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