Rural Carrier shot, car stolen in Spring Branch, TX, postal inspector says

SPRING BRANCH, Texas – A mail carrier was shot while on her route Saturday morning in Spring Branch, a U.S. Postal Service inspector said.

Inspector Michael Martinez said the woman, who is a rural carrier and uses a private vehicle, was shot near Spring Branch and River Way roads about 9:30 a.m. Her vehicle was also stolen but later recovered by authorities.

The inspector did not confirm if any mail was stolen.

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