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Theft charge dismissed

A felony property theft charge against a White Earth woman was dismissed July 31 in Becker County District Court after she successfully completed the terms of her probation.

Denise Mischelle Levy, 48, was convicted on June 11, 2007 of stealing some cash and a money order from a purse that had been reported missing at the Detroit Lakes Wal-Mart on Jan. 6, 2007. A surveillance video had shown her to be the person who took the purse from another shopper's cart, then removed about $100 in cash plus a $424 money order and $16 in postage stamps.

After successfully completing the terms of her probation on the charge, including payment of nearly $1,100 in restitution and prosecution costs and completion of a cognitive skills program.