MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The owner of a massage and skin care business in Lino Lakes, Minn., was charged Friday for allegedly making fraudulent charges on her customers’ accounts.
Stephanie Rae Lasch, owner of Stone Water Massage & Skin Care, was charged with felony identity theft.READ MORE: Girl Shot In Head During Mpls. Birthday Party Confirmed As Student At Elementary School In New Hope
According to Lino Lakes Police, officers arrested Lasch around 7:15 a.m. Thursday while she was boarding a plane to Beijing at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.READ MORE: AMBER ALERT: Samantha Stephenson, 13, Last Seen With Brandon Morgan, 19, Who May Be In 'Manic State'
Investigators say at least 78 victims have been identified, and 140 more people claim they were victims of other civil-related matters involved Lasch.MORE NEWS: Richard Skramstad Charged In Western Wisconsin Meth Investigation
The Lino Lakes Police Department has been in contact with the Better Business Bureau of Minnesota and North Dakota in regards to the complaints.