Postal worker slaps person in Walterboro neighborhood, authorities say

WALTERBORO, SC (WCSC) - Walterboro Police are investigating after a victim reported being slapped in the face by a postal worker.

According to the incident report provided by Walterboro Public Safety, the postal worker slapped the victim in the face after a verbal argument turned into a physical scuffle on Durham Street.

It's unclear why the victim and postal worker were arguing.

Officers did not provide a description of the mail carrier allegedly involved in the assault.  This investigation is ongoing.

(Editor's note: A previous version of this story stated that the actual assault occurred at Walterboro City Hall, which was incorrect.)

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