East Orange postal worker shot while on his routePosted: Updated:
? A postal worker is recovering after two burglars shot him while he was delivering mail in East Orange.
Police say the postman interrupted a burglary on Wilcox Avenue Saturday. Authorities say the postal worker and suspects got into a scuffle that ended with the worker being shot in the leg. The suspects fled in the direction of neighboring Newark.
Police are searching for the shooters.