Authorities: NJ man working for US Postal Service admits to stealing gift cards, cash from mail

A man from Sewell, Gloucester County working for the U.S. Postal Service has admitted to stealing gift cards and cash from mail that passed through post offices, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito.

News 12 Staff

Oct 21, 2020, 11:22 AM

Updated 1,333 days ago

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A man from Sewell, Gloucester County working for the U.S. Postal Service has admitted to stealing gift cards and cash from mail that passed through post offices, according to U.S. Attorney Craig Carpenito.
Daniel Talorico, 40, pleaded guilty Tuesday to an information charging him with one count of theft of mail by a postal employee.
Documents show Talorico was working as a laborer custodian in post offices in Burlington and Camden counties. Talorico stole gift cards and cash from greeting cards and other mail that passed through the post offices where he worked between May 2019 and October 2019
He faces up to five years in prison. Sentencing is scheduled for March 1, 2021.


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