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Vergas man faces felony for not paying child support

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James Fitzgerald Smith, 43, of 29141 County Road 4, Vergas has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony nonsupport of a child -- over 180 days.


He was ordered by a Becker County court in 2003 to pay $217 in child support and $99 in child care per month.

At the date of the criminal complaint (modified for the cost of living) he was suppose to be paying $337 a month in child support and $94 a month towards his arrears.

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