Postal worker assaulted, robbed of mail by 2 men in Georgetown neighborhood in D.C.

Two men attacked a postal worker and allegedly stole the contents of several packages on Jan. 12 in a Georgetown neighborhood in Northwest Washington.

The men broke into two separate postal delivery vehicles, and when the worker returned to disrupt one of the thefts, he was punched in the face, according a release from the United States Postal Inspection Service.

Postal officials say one of the robberies occurred in the 1500 block of 32nd Street, NW and the other in the 1400 block of 33rd Street, NW.

The men are described as black and in their mid-teens to early 20s with slender builds. One man is 5 feet 11 inches tall, and was wearing a black jacket with a red hooded sweatshirt, and black pants. The second man is 5 feet 5 inches tall and wore a black jacket with a black hooded sweatshirt and black pants.

A reward of up to $50,000 is being offered by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service for information leading to an arrest and conviction of these men in this crime.

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