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June 21, 2013
Warrant issued in Minnesota for Georgia man in check scam
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A warrant has been issued in Douglas County for the arrest of a Georgia man convicted in a fraudulent check cashing scam. Elijah Zachariah Moore, 24, of Atlanta, was involved in a scam that spread through at least four states last year. Similar instances were...
news / crime
June 21, 2013 - 8:50am
February 6, 2009
Lake Park man sentenced for bad checks
Kelly Albert Sansburn, 36, of 2019 Second St., Lake Park, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony issuance of a dishonored check and possession of a counterfeit check. According to court records: On Jan. 11, 2008, he wrote a check for $4,448 to Seaberg Yamaha...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Woman charged with bad checks
April C. Nash, 18, of 502 Second St. S.W. Apt. 4, Pelican Rapids has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony issuance of a dishonored check -- over $500. According to court records: Nash allegedly wrote four checks totaling more than $800 in bad checks to Central...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Thousands of "undeliverable" checks from IRS waiting for Minnesotans, North Dakotans
The IRS is holding onto thousands of economic stimulus checks and tax rebates for Minnesotans and North Dakotans that have been deemed "undeliverable" by the postal service. IRS Spokeswoman Carrie Resch told WDAY Radio News that in Minnesota there are 4,000 checks totaling $2.5 million. In...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
April 8, 2008
Felony check charged dropped
Jaye Ryan Priebe, 32, of 3317 64th St. NW, Walker, was charged in Becker County District Court with felony issuance of dishonored checks -- over $500. He allegedly wrote a total of $1,119 in nonsufficient fund checks to 16 businesses in the Detroit Lakes area, according to court...
April 8, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
Many youth coaches hired without background checks
Many coaches working with Minnesota school children are hired without first submitting to a criminal background check. That's surprising to many, and some lawmakers want to do something about it. Though most, if not all, head coaches in Minnesota's schools undergo criminal background...
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
State economist: Federal checks will help
MINNEAPOLIS - Federal checks meant to stimulate the economy will help, but Minnesota's state economist said Wednesday a fiscal slowdown will continue. The checks may help the state move out of a half-year recession, Tom Stinson said, but once Minnesotans spend them the economy likely...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
Two charged for possession of false checks
Kelly A. Sansburn, 35, no address available, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of counterfeit checks. Tahsha Rae Campbell, 31, no address available, was also charged with felony possession of counterfeit checks. Sansburn allegedly wrote three...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am