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Dickinson police: Were you swindled?: DPD seeks information in case against Cynthia Ell of Dickinson

December 4, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Did Cynthia Ell swindle you? If so, the Dickinson Police Department would like to hear from you, as they allege the 38-year-old Dickinson woman may have collected more than $166,000 fraudulently from a Billings County man. Continue Reading

Man pleads to drug sale and possession, plus theft charge

November 15, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Tony Gerrero Jr., 19, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a third-degree drug sale for selling methamphetamine to CEE-VI Drug Task Force agents on multiple occasions last fall and to a fifth-degree drug possession charge for possessing narcotic pain pills while he was attempting to swindle agents in a bogus drug deal in March.
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Willmar man pleads to theft by swindle, check forgery charges

April 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Marlon James Sands, 26, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to felony charges of theft by swindle and check forgery for using fraudulent vehicle transfers to swindle money and for writing checks on closed accounts.
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Regional homeowners alerted of swindle by solicitation co.

December 22, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Kandiyohi County Recorder Julie Kalkbrenner is alerting property owners not to be swindled by solicitation companies offering to provide them with a copy of their property deed.
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Willmar man charged with stealing funds from local fire department

September 17, 2010 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Three felony charges of theft by swindle have been filed against Chad Michael Johnson, 38, of Willmar, for allegedly taking $15,300 from the Willmar Fire Department for his personal use.
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