USPS mail carrier robbed of package in Harker Heights

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HARKER HEIGHTS, Texas (KWKT) — A USPS letter carrier was robbed while out making deliveries in Harker Heights, near Waco.

Investigators with the U.S Postal Inspection Service say the the robbery happened on Friday around 1:30 p.m. in the 1500 block of Zinfandel. The letter carrier says a man approached him, pulled out a handgun and stole one package.

The suspect ran away. No information was released on whether the suspect seeking a specific package.

The robbery of a postal carrier is a federal offense. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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