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Postal worker accused of stealing $60 from greeting card

| Wednesday, March 1, 2017, 6:15 p.m.

A U.S. Postal Service worker accused of stealing $60 from a greeting card could face up to five years in prison if convicted, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Western District of Pennsylvania.

LoreLei Lantz, 51, of Elrama, Washington County, was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury on a charge of theft of mail by a postal employee, acting U.S. Attorney Soo C. Song announced. Song did not specify when the alleged theft took place.

Under sentencing guidelines, Lantz could face up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine if convicted.

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