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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Louisiana

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Theft of Mail

U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that ANISHA LYNN GALLIN, age 27, of New Orleans, pled guilty today to one count of theft of mail.

According to the Indictment, on or about July 18, 2014 and again on or about July 22, 2014, GALLIN, a United States Postal employee, stole the contents of four first-class letters.

If convicted, GALLIN faces a maximum term of imprisonment of five years, followed by three years of supervised release, a maximum fine of $250,000, and restitution, as to each count.

U.S. Attorney Polite praised the work of the U.S. Postal Service, Office of Inspector General for investigating this matter.  Assistant U.S. Attorney G. Dall Kammer is in charge of the prosecution.

 

Topic(s): 
Financial Fraud
Updated April 20, 2016