Former Mailman Enters ‘Guilty’ Plea in Bribery Case
McAllen (KFXV) — Today former U.S. mailman, 43-year-old, Noe Olvera entered a “guilty” plea before a U.S. Federal judge.
Olvera admitted to accepting one thousand dollars in exchange for addresses of postal ballot recipients, during the 2014 Hidalgo County Sheriff’s race. Olvera wore his official postal carrier uniform, while he drove an official vehicle on his route in Mission when he accepted the bribe.
His sentencing is set for May 25th, and he faces a maximum sentence of 15 years in a federal prison, with up to a $250,000 fine.