Updated: The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced Wednesday November 19, 2014 that United States District Court Judge Matthew W. Brann sentenced Macey Geyer, age 42, of Castanea, Clinton County, to two years’ probation and ordered her to pay $9,230 in restitution for misappropriation of postal funds.
According to United States Attorney Peter Smith, Geyer took over $9,000 in postal funds from the Castanea Post Office. Geyer, who began her employment with the United States Post Service on June 23, 2007, served as Officer-in-Charge at the Castanea Post Office. The Postal Service terminated her employment in April 2014.
Original story published June 27 2014:
CASTANEA — A former postal worker in Clinton County plans to plead guilty to stealing from the post office. Federal prosecutors accuse the woman of embezzling thousands of dollars from the post office she used to run in Castanea. Newswatch 16 spoke with people in the community who only had nice things to say about the woman.
The post office is one of the busiest places in Castanea, a community just outside Lock Haven. Macey Geyer started working at the post office back in 2007. Now federal prosecutors accuse her of stealing more than nine-thousand dollars in postal funds.