TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A woman who ran a small Kansas post office has been sentenced to probation after she allegedly stole gift cards from the mail.
Stacy A. Vasko was sentenced Tuesday to three years of probation, 40 hours of community service and ordered to pay $200 in restitution. She pleaded guilty in federal court to misdemeanor obstructing mail. She originally was charged with two counts of mail theft by a postal employee, The Wichita Eagle reported.
At the time of the thefts, Vasko was living in Salina and was the only postal employee at the Brookville post office, which was open just four hours a day.
Stay connected to the stories and events that make your community a special place to call home.
Subscriptions start at $14.90/month.View subscription options
- Unmatched coverage of Allen County’s local news and sports, a tradition dating back to 1867
- Compelling portraits of our residents, experienced reporting and thoughtful analysis
- Unlimited online access to iolaregister.com and our archives