2 Chicago postal workers robbed at gunpoint
CHICAGO — Two Chicago postal workers were recently robbed at gunpoint, the latest in a string of armed robberies involving city mail carriers, police told WGN News on Tuesday.
The latest incident occurred around 2:30 p.m. Monday in the 6400 block of N. Hoyne Ave., on Chicago’s North Side. According to police, a male carrier was in an alleyway when an armed suspect approached and stole postal property.
The armed suspect made off in a nearby white four-door sedan, possibly a Toyota Camry, police said.