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Ogema woman in court for felony card fraud

An Ogema woman made her first court appearance in Becker County Court for felony financial transaction of card fraud.

According to the complaint, Josephine Rene Keezer, 33, is suspected of taking credit cards from a wallet she found at facility in White Earth, then using or attempting to use them at Walmart in Detroit Lakes and other area businesses.

The incidents happened March 17 and 18, 2014.

Walmart Asset Protection was able to identify Keezer as the user of the stolen cards.

She purchased $356.32 from local stores and attempted to purchase another $495.89.

Keezer admitted to finding the wallet, taking the credit cards out and using them.

She was released on her own recognizance.