Theft By Swindle
A 19-year-old woman has been accused of using fake gold coins to swindle $8,000 out of a store, according to police.
A former lay employee of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis was charged Friday with seven counts of theft by swindle.
A 31-year-old woman from Deer River is accused of stealing more than $5,700 from the DMV she worked at in Grand Rapids over the course of a month late last year, according to charges filed Monday in Itasca County Court.
An Eagan coach has been charged with six felony counts for allegedly swindling Independent School District 196 of nearly $30,000.
A 40-year-old Owatonna man is accused of swindling more than $70,000 in liquor from stores in Farmington and Hastings, according to charges filed Wednesday in Dakota County Court.
A mother and uncle have been charged with stealing money from a benefit fund intended to assist the recovery of a teenager intentionally set on fire.
Donald Peter Boehmer was charged with nine felony counts of theft by swindle in connection with an incident where $154,000 was stolen from the International Concatenated Order of the Hoo-Hoo.
A 33-year-old Florida man has been charged with allegedly scamming senior citizens from various parts of Minnesota, the Dakota County Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday.
The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office has charged a former employee of the City of Golden Valley with three felonies, including theft by swindle, theft of public funds and failure to pay over state funds, according to the city’s web site.
A St. Paul Pastor employed by the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Church Synod is accused of swindling more than $62,000 from that church system, according to charges filed Thursday in Dakota County District Court.
The Ramsey County Attorney’s Office has charged three men Friday with felony theft by swindle in a home repair scam of an elderly woman.