(Update) $50,000 reward offered for information for homicide of Postal Employee

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) who shot and killed a USPS employee.


(Update 04/29/2020) A 21-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the death of an Indianapolis mail carrier.

United States Postal Inspectors, IMPD detectives and FBI Special Agents arrested Tony Cushingberry, 21, Tuesday evening for his involvement in the death of Angela Summers, 45.

The U.S. Postal Inspection Service is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) who shot and killed a USPS employee.

The USPS employee was shot and killed at approximately 4:00 pm on April 27, 2020, at the 400 block of North Denny St, Indianapolis, Indiana.

According to Fox59:

Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department found a woman with at least one gunshot wound.

She was “awake and talking.”

Medics transported the woman to a local hospital, where she later died.

The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the woman as 45-year-old Angela Summers. The USPS confirmed she was one of its employees.

Melissa Hardy is having a hard time processing what happened to her friend, Angela Summers. They have been friends for 15 years.

“There was a neighborhood app that had said it was a female and I knew it was close to where she carried and my heart just sank,” Hardy said.

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If you have any information about this incident, please contact: Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS, all information will be kept strictly confidential.

USPIS.gov (April 2020) Seeking Information for Homicide of Postal Employee

U.S. Marshal’s Arrest International Murder Fugitive in Reading, PA

Members of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force arrested Felix Aldencis Peguero Mendez, 61, for homicide and related charges, at approximately 3:30 p.m. on February 13th in the 600 block of East Lancaster Avenue in Reading Pennsylvania.


Members of the U.S. Marshal’s Fugitive Task Force arrested Felix Aldencis Peguero Mendez, 61, for homicide and related charges, at approximately 3:30 p.m. on February 13th in the 600 block of East Lancaster Avenue in Reading Pennsylvania.

Peguero Mendez was wanted in the Dominican Republic for homicide since February 15, 2012. It is alleged that he shot his wife 6-8 times resulting in her death.

A Foreign Fugitive warrant was issued in the United States in February 2013, and Peguero Mendez had been on the run up and down the Northeast United States.

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Early on February 13, 2020, U.S. Marshals from Massachusetts, New Jersey, and Eastern Pennsylvania developed information suggesting Peguero Mendez was currently hiding in Reading, PA.

Investigation determined he was in an unknown associate’s home in the 600 block of East Lancaster Avenue. Members of the Eastern Pennsylvania Fugitive Task Force searched the residence and Peguero Mendez was located and arrested without incident.

Peguero Mendez is currently being housed in federal custody pending an initial appearance before a U.S. Magistrate Judge where he will formally be charged as a foreign fugitive facing extradition back to the Dominican Republic.

Eric Gartner, U.S. Marshal for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, said “Patience, persistence, and unfettered collaboration between our partner agencies has once again proven to be an unbeatable combination. Special thanks to our Task Force partners with the Berks County Sheriff’s Office, Pennsylvania State Police, New Jersey State Police, and Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole in concluding this long-term effort with the safe apprehension of this dangerous fugitive.”

The Eastern Pennsylvania Violent Crimes Fugitive Task Force is a team of law enforcement officers led by U.S. Marshals in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties.

The task force’s objective is to seek out and arrest violent crime fugitives.

USMarshals.gov (February, 2020) U.S. Marshals Arrest International Murder Fugitive in Reading, PA

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