HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A United States Postal Employee has been indicted by a federal grand jury on mail theft charges.

According to U.S. Attorney John Gurganus, Robert Riley allegedly stole 28 pieces of mail in Lower Paxton Township. The indictment alleges the thefts happened between Aug. 23 and Dec. 15, 2021.

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The U.S. Attorney’s office says anyone who suspects they may have been a victim during this time period should file a report on the U.S. Postal Service or Inspector General website.

The maximum penalty under federal law for this offense is 5 years of imprisonment, a term of supervised release following imprisonment, and a fine.

The case was investigated by the U.S. Postal Service Office of Inspector General.

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