Former postal supervisor from Akron sentenced to three years in prison for stealing a kilo of methamphetamine out of the mail

Former postal supervisor from Akron sentenced to three years in prison for stealing a kilo of methamphetamine out of the mail

11/07/17 – Two former U.S. Postal employees were sentenced to prison for stealing packages containing marijuana from the U.S. mail and then selling the drugs, said U.S. Attorney Justin E. Herdman. Rabih Kairouz, 29, of Akron, was sentenced to 37 months in prison. Scott Gay, Jr., 33, of Canton, was sentenced to six months incarceration […]

Man Sentenced for Conspiring to Commit Fraud-ID Theft with Florida USPS Letter Carrier

Man Sentenced for Conspiring to Commit Fraud-ID Theft with Florida USPS Letter Carrier

West Palm Beach Man Sentenced for Conspiring with his brother, a United States Postal Service Letter Carrier, to Commit Access Device Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft 11/03/17 – A West Palm Beach man was sentenced to 54 months in prison for conspiring with his brother, a United States Postal Service letter carrier, to commit access device […]

Pennsylvania Postal Employee Charged with Opening Mail

Pennsylvania Postal Employee Charged with Opening Mail

Postal Employee Charged with Opening Mail PITTSBURGH – 11/02/17 – A resident of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Pittsburgh on charges of Opening of Mail by Postal Employee, Acting United States Attorney Soo C. Song announced today. The two-count indictment named Ronald Wojcik, 38, of Tarentum, PA, as […]

Former Texas postal employee pleads guilty to using postal service fuel cards for private vehicle

Former Texas postal employee pleads guilty to using postal service fuel cards for private vehicle

Texas man pleads guilty to using postal service fuel cards for private vehicle LAKE CHARLES, La. – Acting U.S. Attorney Alexander C. Van Hook announced that a former Lake Charles post office employee pleaded guilty last week to using U.S. Postal Service fuel cards for his personal vehicle. Shawn Bell Jr., 21, of Port Arthur, Texas, pleaded guilty […]

Two Ohio letter carriers charged with stealing packages

Two Ohio letter carriers charged with stealing packages

10/19/17 – Two mail carriers were indicted for stealing packages from the mail while working for the U.S. Postal Service. Brandon L. Mitchell, 32, of North Olmsted, is accused of stealing a parcel on Aug. 4 that was addressed to a location on Melgove Avenue in Garfield Heights, according to the indictment. Thomas N. Schaefer, […]

Idaho Postal Clerk Pleads Guilty To Mail Theft

Idaho Postal Clerk Pleads Guilty To Mail Theft

Nampa Woman Pleads Guilty to Mail Theft BOISE – Laura Alicia Cox, 56, of Nampa, Idaho, pleaded guilty yesterday to theft of mail matter by a postal employee, U.S. Attorney Bart M. Davis announced.  Cox was indicted by a federal grand jury on August 8, 2017. Cox worked as a clerk at the U.S. Post Office in […]

Former W. VA OIC Pleads Guilty To Stealing USPS Funds

Former W. VA OIC Pleads Guilty To Stealing USPS Funds

South Charleston woman pleads guilty for theft from Tornado Post Office CHARLESTON, W.Va. – 10/18/17 – A South Charleston woman who stole from the Tornado Post Office in Kanawha County pleaded guilty today, announced United States Attorney Carol Casto. Martha Edele, 34, entered her guilty plea to theft of government money. Edele was employed as […]