Date: 6 Jun 1994
Place: Highgate, Holloway, London
Barathe Mehta was murdered in an attempted robbery at a sub-post office in Holloway, London on 6 June 1994.
He was stabbed five times in the heart and neck whilst he fought off a robbery.
The police said that they were looking for three youths.
It was said that they had struck as he was counting his takings. However, the police said that they were unsure whether anything was taken.
see "Postmaster murdered by robbers." Times, 8 June 1994, p. 6.