Gang Ambushes Mail Carrier Delivering Letters In Bronx, Breaks Nose

Published on January 18, 2017, 2:22 am
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Police are looking for a group of four young men they say attacked a USPS mail carrier as he delivered letters at a Bronx building earlier this month, bashing him in the face and head and demanding money.

Authorities say the 26-year-old mail carrier suffered a broken nose in the Tilden Street attack January 6, 2017. The suspects ran off after beating him.

Surveillance video shows the suspects walking down a hallway.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the NYPD‘s Crime Stoppers hotline at 1800577TIPS (8477) or for Spanish, 188857PISTA (74782). The public can also submit their tips by logging onto the Crime Stoppers’ website or by texting their tips to 274637 (CRIMES) then enter TIP577.

All tips will be kept strictly confidential.


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