Video: CCA letter carrier sentenced for dumping mail in Norfolk

NORFOLK, Va. (WVEC) — A former postal worker was sentenced to five years probation, six months of which will be home confinement. She will also pay a fine of $2,000.

31-year-old Shalita Corley fainted during Wednesday’s sentencing in federal court.

The Portsmouth resident was a city carrier assistant with the postal service from November 3, 2014 through February 6, 2015, when she resigned her position. Court documents shows that a Norfolk resident found two trash bags containing hundreds of pieces of mail that Corley dumped in an overgrown lot near the Lafayette River on February 3.

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