Authorities Warn of Thieves Dressing Up as UPS Drivers

A Houston homeowner was allegedly held at gunpoint, beaten and Tased by four intruders.
1:18 | 12/03/16

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holidays upon us, the new warning about the delivery person at the door. Police in Houston hunting for a thief dressed up as a ups deliveryman, and the armed team waiting to rush in. Here's Clayton Sandell. Reporter: It looks like a legitimate delivery, but police say this is a fake ups driver about to hand over a four-on-one attack against a Houston homeowner. I answered the door, and as soon as I do, he grabs the .45 and sticks it in my face. They came in en masse. I was trying to shove them out the door. Reporter: Authorities say two weeks ago, the imposter and three pistol-waving accomplices severely beat and even tased Lawrence berry four times. Gunshots miss but tear holes in their home as berry's wife and children hide. As soon as I saw the gun I screamed, run! And they were sharp enough to do so. Reporter: Police still looking for four men who they say stole jewelry and antique guns. Criminals in the area have been known to target ups drivers, even steal their uniforms. Police are now working with ups, and sharing this advice. There is nothing wrong with you telling them, leave it at the front door, and if they don't want to follow your instructions, four your instincts. Reporter: Ups says you can look for the brown truck and hand held chuomputers, and ask for

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