Mississippi postal worker admits mail theft

From the Biloxi Sun Herald:

GULFPORT — A former U.S. Postal Service employee has pleaded guilty to stealing mail while she worked for the post office in Diamondhead.

Nikki Gardner, 35, of Picayune, faces up to five years in prison at her sentencing Sept. 5.

She’s accused of stealing gift cards from the mail for more than two years, between November 2009 and Jan. 12.

She is free on an unsecured $25,000 bond, but her travel is restricted to the federal court regions of the Southern District of Mississippi and the Eastern District of Louisiana.

Read more at The Sun Herald.