Ex-Kzoo postal worker charged with stealing mail

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — A former Kalamazoo postal service worker is facing a federal charge for allegedly stealing people’s mail.

Michael Philip Gibson was charged Thursday with theft of mail contents by a Postal Service employee.

The indictment claims when Gibson was a general expeditor for the Kalamazoo hub of the U.S. Postal Service, he opened greeting cards and stole the cash they contained. The alleged crimes happened from about August 2017 to April 2018, according to the federal indictment.

If convicted, Gibson could face up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine. He would also be required to repay all victims.

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