MEMPHIS, Tenn. – A FedEx employee is being charged for attempting to steal semi-automatic weapons while working.
According to Memphis police, FedEx employee Alexander Jordan was caught with two guns and admitted to taking the weapons.
Jordan concealed a Glock 21.45 caliber handgun and a Springfield Armory Hellcat with the intent to steal them, police say. Both weapons are worth $1,381.
Jordan is charged with theft of property and his court date is set for Wednesday morning.
An affidavit signed by Memphis Airport police stated Jordan was caught by FedEx security.
FedEx said in a statement that the company is cooperating fully with investigating authorities.
“The security of our customers’ shipments is a top priority,” a company representative said.