Theft By Swindle
A woman who worked at an Anoka County chiropractic office is accused of stealing at least $112,000 from her workplace and depositing it in her own accounts.
A Lino Lakes man has been accused of swindling a Circle Pines lacrosse association as its treasurer for more than $35,000.
A 39-year-old man has been sentenced for stealing over $65,000 from an 82-year-old vulnerable adult, the Anoka County Attorney’s Office announced Monday.
A 61-year-old man and his 21-year-old wife, both of Gheen, Minn., were arrested for purchasing nearly $25,000 in jewelry from an Anoka jeweler on layaway with a fraudulent money order, authorities say.
A 32-year-old Deer River woman was sentenced Monday to 30 years in jail and five years of probation for swindling money from the DMV she worked at.
A 55-year-old Minneapolis man was arrested Saturday and is accused of embezzling more than $155,000 from a Twin Cities nonprofit that delivers meals to home bound individuals.
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.