Postal worker pistol whipped at rural post office

A postal worker was robbed at the post office in Lake Cormorant, according to the U.S. Postal Service.It happe...

Posted: Feb 7, 2018 3:30 PM
Updated: Feb 7, 2018 3:31 PM

A postal worker was robbed at the post office in Lake Cormorant, according to the U.S. Postal Service.

It happened around 5:30 Monday at the post office in Lake Cormorant on Star Landing off Route 61.

The postman said he was picking up some mail when a stranger ran up with a gun.

Investigators say he was pistol whipped a couple times, but is expected to be okay.

They are working to find out what was exactly taken, and where the robber went.

Right now, they are looking for a male suspect, but the description detectives have is very vague.

The U.S. Post Office is offering a reward up to $50,000 for any information leading to the arrest.

Oregon Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 11188

Reported Deaths: 230
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Multnomah269472
Marion174353
Washington172020
Clackamas91427
Umatilla8867
Union3671
Lincoln3634
Lane2713
Malheur2661
Deschutes2290
Yamhill1719
Linn16810
Polk16812
Jackson1640
Jefferson1450
Morrow1321
Klamath1311
Wasco1021
Benton996
Hood River990
Douglas560
Clatsop550
Josephine541
Coos520
Columbia470
Lake240
Crook171
Tillamook150
Wallowa120
Curry90
Baker80
Sherman30
Harney20
Gilliam10
Grant10
Unassigned00
Wheeler00
Eugene
Broken Clouds
69° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 69°
Corvallis
Few Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 68°
Roseburg
Clear
71° wxIcon
Hi: 84° Lo: 56°
Feels Like: 71°
North Bend
Few Clouds
68° wxIcon
Hi: 68° Lo: 54°
Feels Like: 68°
KEZI Radar
KEZI Temperatures
KEZI Planner

LATEST FORECAST

Community Events