Man tackled after stabbing Ore. postal worker
Friday, June 10, 2011
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A man who entered a post office in Portland and stabbed an employee in the hand was tackled by other postal workers and arrested by police.
A Portland Police Bureau spokesman said the man entered the University Station Post Office just before 1 p.m. Friday in downtown Portland.
Other postal workers who tackled the suspect held him down until police arrived.
The victim was transported to an area hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.
No other details were immediately available.