Postal Worker Shoots His Supervisor and Co-Worker Amid Fears He Was Going to Get Fired’

Associated Press.December 23, 2017

DeShaune Stewart, 24, has been accused of killing his supervisor and a co-worker in Dublin, Ohio, amid fears he was going to be fired from his job as a postal worker

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Stewart is accused of fatally shooting Lance Herrera-Dempsey, 52, shortly before 4:30 am Saturday in the sorting bay at the post office in Dublin.

He was naked at the time.

Police say Stewart then drove to a Columbus apartment complex nearby and shot the postal inspector, Ginger Ballard, in a parking lot nearly three hours later.

Cops say Stewart had been facing dismissal from his job and was still nude when he was arrested. He had also been disciplined for work violations.

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Police Sgt. Dave Sicilian told NBC 4i that Stewart was under investigation at his job.

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‘There had been some type of investigation into his misconduct and it had culminated and to possibly him being terminated and this was apparently his response was very violent.’

Police say Stewart then drove to a Columbus apartment complex nearby and shot the postal inspector, Ginger Ballard, in a parking lot nearly three hours later

Lance Herrera-Dempsey (left); Ginger Ballard (center); DeShaune Stewart, their killer. (right)

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