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Frazee man gets prison for multiple bad checks

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A Frazee man was sentenced July 3 in Becker County District Court on a felony theft by check charge.

Gary Wayne Merrill, 32, of 30397 U.S. Highway 10, Lot 2, Frazee, was ordered to serve 18 months in prison and fined $210. He must also pay almost $16,000 in restitution for damages.


Merrill was accused of writing several thousand dollars in bad checks at various Becker County businesses between Feb. 6 and March 28 of this year.

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