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$10K reward offered in Highland Park post office burglary

The U.S. Postal Service announced rewards for a string of post office break-ins in recent weeks.
November 19, 2013 12:00:00 AM PST
The U.S. Postal Service announced a $10,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of two burglary suspects who broke into the Highland Park Post Office on Wednesday.

A male and a female broke into the post office located at 5930 North Figueroa Street between 12 a.m. and 1 a.m. on November 13. The suspects were caught on camera.

The first suspect was described as a male with a medium build, standing about 5 feet 8 to 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 180 pounds, wearing a light colored shirt, a gray hooded sweatshirt and dark pants.

The second suspect was described as a female with a large build, standing about 5 feet 8 to 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighing about 180 pounds, with light hair, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and pants.

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service advises postal customers not to approach suspicious individuals, but to note their appearance and any associated vehicles. Burglary of a post office is a federal crime. Offenders may be fined or imprisoned for up to five years, or both.

If you have information about this crime, call Postal Inspectors at (877) 876-2455 and press 2, and refer to Case No. 2006916.


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