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Postal Carrier Pleads Guilty To Stealing More Than 230 Pieces Of Mail

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Middle District of Florida

Jacksonville, Florida – Terrell Andre Mosely (40, Jacksonville) has pleaded guilty to theft of mail by a postal employee. Mosely faces a maximum penalty of five years in federal prison and payment of restitution to victims of his crime. A sentencing date has not yet been set.

According to court documents, in August 2019, the United States Postal Service – Office of Inspector General (USPS-OIG) began investigating customer complaints regarding stolen mail involving a postal route in Jacksonville, Florida. During follow up investigation, the USPS-OIG linked a stolen Target gift card to a phone number associated with Mosely. They also determined that Mosely worked on the postal route experiencing mail theft. USPS-OIG agents made contact with Mosely and spoke to him about his connection to the stolen Target gift card. Mosely confessed to stealing gift cards, including the Target gift card, from the mail. During a subsequent search of Mosely’s personal belongings and his car, agents recovered more than 230 pieces of stolen mail.  

The United States Postal Service - Office of Inspector General investigated this case. It is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Kevin C. Frein.

Updated November 20, 2020