Police: Ohio postal worker kills boss, a postal inspector

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Police say a postal worker fatally shot his supervisor in a suburb of Columbus post office and then killed a postal inspector outside her apartment.

The Columbus Dispatch reports, the male suspect in the massacre Saturday was arrested outside the apartment, and that a gun was recovered.

The police in Dublin say that the defendant killed 52-year-old Lance Dempsey in that city post office around 4:30 pm

A Columbus homicide detective says the suspect killed the postal inspector about three hours later, after waiting for her outside her apartment. The detective says that her body was found between two cars.

The police says that the suspect was facing discipline for workplace infractions. He and the inspector have not yet been identified.

The postal service issued a statement on Saturday, referring questions to the U. S. Attorney’s Office.

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