Louisville letter carrier shot on route has history of drug convictions

According to court documents, the mail carrier told investigators that Marcus Bennett, who lives along his route, had approached him for help delivering drug packages. The mail carrier said Marcus Bennett asked him two weeks before the shooting about a package that he was missing, according to the affidavit. He said Marcus Bennett blamed him […]

Arrest made in letter carrier shooting

2/17/2016 – Louisville, KY – Police have arrested a man they say shot a U.S. Postal Service letter carrier last week as he delivered mail. Eric Bennett, 37, was arrested Tuesday evening by Louisville Metro Police and charged with first-degree assault and attempted murder, according to his arrest citation. Police say the Louisville resident shot the mail carrier […]