Police: Postal worker lied about being robbed at gunpoint

*UPDATE 11/4/17 COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — Police now say a postal worker that claimed to have been robbed at gunpoint made up the story.

Columbus police say that the 25 year-old mailman hasn’t been charged yet but could face charges. The postal service is now investigating.

 

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On October 30, 2017 at 7:58pm, a mailman was delivering mail in Columbus, Ohio when 2 black males asked for directions from their car.

The mailman said as he approached the older mid-size dark blue or black car with a loud exhaust the passenger exited the car and pointed a gun at him demanding everything he had.