Orofino postal service worker indicted on federal charges

OROFINO, ID - A United States Postal Service worker in Clearwater County is facing federal charges for an alleged misappropriation of funds.

Shawn Stone of a Clearwater County Post Office allegedly took postal money orders for her own use in March of 2012. The indictment comes after officials have learned that Stone allegedly took more than $1,000 from U.S. Postal funds.

According to a U.S. District Court official, Stone's first appearance in court is set for March 19th in Coeur d'Alene.