INSPECTORS OFFER REWARD UP TO $50,000 FOR INFORMATION LEADING
TO ARREST OF ROBBERY SUSPECT
United States Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to
$50,000 for information and services leading to the arrest and
conviction of the individual who robbed the Postal Clerk at Earlimart
Station at gunpoint.
On Tuesday, December
4, 2007, at approximately 4:00 p.m. a Hispanic male entered the Post
Office and robbed the Postal Clerk at
Earlimart Station located at 300 N. Church Road, Earlimart, CA 93219.
and Detectives from the Tulare County Sheriffs Department are seeking
the publics assistance. Anyone who was in,
or near, the Post Office on December 4, 2007 and witnessed suspicious
activity is asked to call the Tulare County Sheriffs at 559-733-6218
or Postal Inspectors
at 877-876-2455 (select Option 2).
The suspect was
described as a Hispanic male, 28-35 years old, 5 5 to
5 6, 140-160 lbs., with a dark complexion, short black
hair, and a thin mustache. The suspect was wearing dark navy blue or black
a cream colored hoodie jacket with green and black stripes,
and a dark ski mask with eye and mouth cut-outs. The suspect
may speak broken English and walk with a strut. Do not approach suspect,
armed and dangerous.
Robbery of a Postal
Employee by use of a dangerous weapon is
a federal offense punishable by up to 25 years in federal prison.
U.S. Postal Inspection Service is the law enforcement agency
responsible for protecting the U.S. Postal Service, its employees
and its customers from criminal attack. Additional information
about the Postal
Inspection Service can be found on our website at postalinspectors.uspis.gov.
All information will be kept strictly confidential.