Detroit postal carrier stole more than $2K in checks from mail, feds say
8/10/17 DETROIT (WXYZ) – A Detroit postal carrier is accused of stealing thousands of dollars in checks from the mail she was delivering, according to a federal criminal complaint unsealed on Thursday.
According to the complaint, Brianna Renee Readous stole the money from the route she was responsible for.
The Postal Office of the Inspector General began investigating allegations that checks sent through the mail were not arriving in zip codes 48202 and 48211. That covers the New Center area of Detroit and the area from Warren Ave. to the south, Oakland Ave. to the west, Grand Blvd. to the east and Caniff to the south, near Hamtramck.