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UNITED STATES POSTAL INSPECTION SERVICE
NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Tom Ouellette
Title: Public Information Representative

Phone: (202) 636-1506
Email: TROuellette@uspis.gov

MARCH 6, 2014

REWARD OF UP TO $50,000 FOR INFORMATION ON
ROBBERY OF LARGO-KETTERING POST OFFICE

Upper Marlboro, MD - The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) responsible for the robbery of the Largo-Kettering Post Office, 9801 Apollo Drive, Upper Marlboro, MD, on March 5, 2014, at approximately 7 p.m.

One suspect entered the facility, located a postal worker, and demanded money. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash. There were no injuries.

Postal Inspectors and Prince George's County Police are conducting a joint investigation.

The suspect is described as a black male, between 5 feet 7 inches and 5 feet 9 inches tall, medium build, and wearing a black jogging suit.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the U.S. Postal Inspection Service at 877-876-2455 (press 2). The suspects should be considered armed and dangerous, and the public should not take any action to apprehend the individuals. All information will be kept confidential.

Robbery of a U.S. Post Office or postal employee is a violation of Title 18, U.S. Code, Section 2114, and is punishable by a prison term of up to 10 years.

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