West Virginia PMR admits theft of postal funds


U.S. Attorney William J. Ihlenfeld II said Brenda Carmody, 49, of Bunker Hill, West Virginia, pleaded guilty to misappropriation of postal funds between August of 2013 and January of 2014.

Carmody admitting taking more than $1,500 from the stamp drawer and $480 from post office box rentals from the Rippon, West Virginia, post office while she was working as Postmaster Relief, he said.

Carmody, who is free on bond pending sentencing, faces up to 10 years in prison.

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