2nd Suspect Arrested in Connection to the United States Postal Service Shooting Incident

Less than a week after a Dorchester man (23 year-old Maurice Williams Miner-Gittens) was arrested on January 22, 2014, in connection to the Attempted Robbery, Assault and Kidnapping of a U.S. Postal Service letter carrier, the second suspect (Keyon Taylor) wanted in connection to that crime is in custody as well.  At about 1:18am, on Monday, January 27, 2014, members of the Boston Police Department’s Youth Violence Strike Force (YVSF) along with members of the US Postal Police located and arrested Keyon Taylor, 21, of Boston in the area of Blue Hill Ave.

Taylor will be charged with the following offenses: Conspiracy, Kidnapping a Federal Employee and Assault on a Federal Employee.