Kentucky Postal Workers Charged With Mail Theft

CORBIN — By Carl Keith Greene / Staff Writer

John Henry Sears and Alyssia Lynn Adkins, U.S. Postal Service employees, have been charged in separate indictments with embezzling mail.

Sears, who is scheduled for arraignment in U.S. District Court in London on Aug. 23, is charged on two counts.

Adkins, who worked at the Heidrick, Ky., Post Office, was also charged on two counts.

The first count charges that between Sept. 8, and Sept. 16, 2009, Adkins embezzled “a postal card or mail and its contents” intended to be conveyed by mail.

Full story: Local area postal workers charged with embezzlement, Corbin, KY.