News and Press Releases

Rapid City Woman Sentenced for Mail Theft

July 5, 2012
Contact: Mark E. Salter
Assistant United States Attorney

United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Rapid City woman charged with Obstruction of Mails was sentenced on June 29, 2012, by U.S. Magistrate Judge Veronica L. Duffy. Chelsea Uchytil, age 20, was sentenced to a $500 fine and ordered to pay $10 to the Victim Assistance Fund.

Between November 2011 and January 2012, Uchytil, along with two other women, took mail out of several mailboxes around Rapid City. She pleaded guilty on June 29, 2012.

This case was investigated by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and the Pennington County Sheriff's Office. Assistant U.S. Attorney Eric Kelderman prosecuted the case.



Return to Top

The U.S. Attorneys Office

Stop Human Trafficking
2013 Annual Report

Stay Connected: Visit us on Twitter
United States Attorneys 225th Anniversary
The Office of U.S. Attorney
Community Prosecution Strategy

South Dakota Community Prosecution Strategy

Law Enforcement Coordinating Committee

Training and seminars for
Federal, State, and Local
Law Enforcement Agencies.

Justice 101