Pennsylvania Man Indicted for Assaulting Federal Employees

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HARRISBURG, PA — The United States Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Pennsylvania announced that Christopher Moody, age 34, of York, Pennsylvania, was indicted on August 10th by a federal grand jury of assault on federal employees.

According to U.S. Attorney Gerard Karam, the indictment alleges that on December 10, 2020, Moody assaulted two of his fellow postal employees causing bodily injury.

The matter was investigated by the U.S. Postal Inspection Service and the Springettsbury Township Police Department.  Assistant U.S. Attorney Scott R. Ford is prosecuting the case.

The maximum penalty for this offense is up to 20 years in prison, a term of supervised release following imprisonment, and a fine.  A sentence following a finding of guilt is imposed by the Judge after consideration of the applicable federal sentencing statutes and the Federal Sentencing Guidelines.

Indictments are only allegations. All persons charged are presumed to be innocent unless and until found guilty in court.

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