Pawleys woman accused of mail theft

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2012

A woman accused of vandalism at the Pawleys Island Post Office was arrested after allegedly broke into boxes at the† Folly Beach Post Office earlier this week.
Sarah Rion, 28, of Pawleys Island is charged with 2nd-degree burglary for reportedly using a screwdriver to pry open 16 mailboxes at the Folly Beach facility Sunday.
Mail was taken from some, but not all, of the boxes.
Rion was identified after officials reviewed video from security cameras. On Monday, she returned to the Folly Beach Post to report her driverís license was lost. That is when she was recognized and arrested, police say.
Police say Rion has confessed to the crimes in Folly Beach and Pawleys Island. She has received a $25,000 bond.


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