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Police: Ex-girlfriend arrested for killing postal worker in Colorado in front of mailboxes

Postal worker killed in Colorado 10/13/21
Postal worker killed in Colorado 10/13/21(CBS Denver)
Published: Oct. 13, 2021 at 5:06 PM MDT|Updated: Oct. 14, 2021 at 12:20 PM MDT
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LONGMONT, Colo. (KKTV) - A postal worker was shot killed Wednesday afternoon in Colorado.

The violent crime took place in Longmont in front of a group of neighborhood mailboxes on the southwest side of the city near Heatherhill Street at about 12:30 p.m.

Longmont police and the US Postal Inspection Service have arrested 26-year-old Devan Schreiner for first-degree murder. Schreiner is reportedly the victim’s ex-girlfriend. Police say she was booked into the Longmont Police Department and later transported to the Boulder County Jail. Her booking photo has not yet been released.

Officers say this appears to be an isolated incident.

Those who saw what happened, have surveillance video, or know more about the crime are asked to call Longmont Police Services at 303-651-8501.

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