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Naked, Disgruntled Postal Worker Who Was Facing Dismissal Allegedly Kills 2 Supervisors

Two days before Christmas, a mail carrier from Columbus, Ohio, who was facing dismissal from his job allegedly murdered a supervisor and United States Postal Service investigator who were involved in the disciplinary action against him.

According to ABC News, DeShaune Stewart, 24, has been charged with aggravated murder and murder for the two deaths, and it is unclear if he has an attorney who can speak on his behalf.

Stewart allegedly shot his supervisor, 52-year-old Lance Dempsey, to death at the post office he worked at.

Witnesses said that when Dempsey saw Stewart approaching him, naked and carrying a gun, Dempsey asked, “What the hell?”

Stewart then killed a postal inspector, 53-year-old Ginger Ballard, outside of her home. Stewart was reportedly naked during both killings.

During the latter killing, police were called after someone witnessed Stewart allegedly chasing Ballard with a gun. Her body was later found on the ground in between

Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/crime-time/naked-disgruntled-postal-worker-allegedly-kills-supervisors

16 US Postal Workers Accused Of Accepting Bribes To Deliver Cocaine

Several U.S. Postal Service (USPS) employees working across Atlanta have been charged in connection with helping facilitate cocaine distribution. 

WSB-TV reports 16 employees allegedly took bribes in exchange for delivering packages of cocaine in a state-wide ring. According to three unsealed federal indictments, the workers allegedly accepted bribes from a drug trafficker to use the mail system to ship multiple kilograms of drugs.

The suspects range in age from 25 to 63 years old.

In exchange for the bribes, the accused provided the drug trafficker with special addresses to ship the drugs. The suspects then intercepted the packages and delivered them to the trafficker. Some of the employees recruited others to join the ring.

What the suspects didn’t realize is that the drug trafficker was working with law enforcement. The packages being delivered contained fake drugs.

“The defendants in this case allegedly sold that trust out to someone they knew to be a drug dealer, and simply for cash

Read more at: http://www.oxygen.com/blogs/16-us-postal-workers-accused-of-accepting-bribes-to-deliver-cocaine