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A woman took a job at a Florida post office. Then $70,000 disappeared, police say
A Bradenton-area postal worker is accused of stealing over $70,000 by taking checks from the mail and depositing them into her own bank account, the Sarasota Police Department said Friday.
Here’s what to know abou the case:
Mail theft case
Arrested: Anabel Ossombi, 27, of Lakewood Ranch, was arrested on Wednesday at the post office on Beneva Road and taken to the Sarasota County Jail.
Charges: She faces several felony charges, including criminal use of personal identification, scheme to defraud and money laundering. Police say there were over 60 complaints from victims.