The post office in The town of Epes was burglarized and set on fire.
According United States Postal
Inspector Tony Robinson, burglars broke into the post office between 1 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. Friday. The suspects ransacked the
place, and then set fire to the building. Mail inside was damaged, and postal operations were moved to the Town’s City
Hall, locted on Hwy. 11 next to the C.D. Rucks Softball Field.
There is a significant amount of damage to the post office.
A reward of $100,000 has been offered for help in finding and convicting the people responsible. Please Call
the U.S. Postal Inspector’s Office at 1-877-876-2455.