Montana: Mail handler union official pleads guilty to embezzlement

On August 1, 2023, in the State of Montana County Court for Yellowstone County, Larry Burk, former President of National Postal Mail Handlers Union (NPMHU) Local 327 (located in Billings, Mont.), pleaded guilty to one misdemeanor count of theft/embezzlement, in violation of MCA 45-6- 301(6)[1].

He was sentenced on the same day and was ordered to pay $6,175 in restitution. The guilty plea and sentencing follow an investigation by the OLMS Denver-St. Louis District Office.