Antlers Woman Sentenced To 24 Months Probation For Embezzlement Of Mail By Postal Employee
Muskogee, Oklahoma - The United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, announced today that ROBIN CHRISTINA COVERT, a/k/a Robin Christina Sossamon, age 32, of Antlers, Oklahoma, was sentenced to 2 years of probation for Embezzlement Of Mail By Postal Employee, in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1709.
Charges arose from an investigation by the United States Postal Service, Office of Inspector General. The defendant was indicted in July, 2013 and pled guilty in August, 2013.
The Indictment alleged that on or about June 13, 2013 in the Eastern District of Oklahoma, the defendant, a United States Postal Service Highway Contract Carrier, did willfully, knowingly and unlawfully embezzle a package entrusted to her and which came into her possession to be conveyed by mail, to wit: a package addressed to “Joy Smith”, while performing her assigned duties as a Highway Contract Carrier.
The Honorable Ronald White, District Judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma, in Muskogee, presided over the hearing.
Assistant United States Attorney Chris Wilson represented the United States.