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Ex-Pocahontas Postal Worker Admits Stealing Mail

October 28, 2019 1:24pm

A former postal worker in Pocahontas has admitted to stealing mail.

Thirty-year-old Cassandra Rheuport of Rolfe, pleaded guilty to theft of mail by a postal employee and admitted that from about February 2018 through July 28th, 2018, she opened mail or stole mail. Rheuport stole at least 395 dollars along with narcotic medications prescribed for others when she worked as a city carrier in Pocahontas.

She'll be sentenced at a later date where she faces a maximum of five years in prison and a maximum fine of 250-thousand dollars.

(credit : Radio Iowa)