$10,000 Reward in Homestead Robbery of U.S. Postal Service Worker

A U.S. Postal Service letter carrier was robbed Tuesday in Homestead.

Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013  |  Updated 1:31 PM EDT
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The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering up to $10,000 for information that leads to the arrest of a suspect who robbed a letter carrier Tuesday.

The robbery happened at about 2:30 p.m. at Northeast 10th Street and 2nd Avenue in Homestead, according to the Postal Inspection Service.

Officials are looking for a man who was last seen wearing a black short sleeve t-shirt, blue jeans, black sneakers and a blue baseball hat who fled the scene on foot.

Authorities urge residents not to try to apprehend the suspect, but to call Postal Inspector Torres at 1-877-876-2455 (Option 2) or 954-436-7200. All tips will be kept confidential.

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