Pleasant Prairie, WI USPS Postmaster charged after embezzling over $60,000
Facing up to 10 years in prison, USPS Postmaster Jeffrey Zgorzelski was caught embezzling over $60,000 through voided stamp purchases.
PLEASANT PRAIRIE, Wis. — A United States Postal Service (USPS) Employee has been charged with theft of government property.
According to court documents, Jeffrey Zgorzelski was embezzling money through voided stamp purchases to the amount of over $60,000.
Zgorzelski had been employed by the USPS since 1993 and was the Postmaster at Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin Post Office from 2017 to Sept. 2022.
In early September of 2022 the Postal Service Office of Inspector General (USPS OIG) asked USPS management to audit the Pleasant Prairie post office due to concerns of missing stamp stock and cash.