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Prescott man sentenced in federal court for fraud

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Anthony Hood, 33, Prescott was sentenced to 30 months in federal prison Wednesday by U.S. District Judge William M. Conley for interstate transportation of securities obtained by fraud. 


Hood was also ordered to pay restitution to the following: $21,364.56 to the Village of Ellsworth; $257,853 to Frontier Ag and Turf, New Richmond; and $300,000 to Federated Mutual Insurance Company, the insurance company for Frontier Ag and Turf.

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Jason Schulte
Jason Schulte is a reporter for the New Richmond News since February 2015. Prior to that he spent eight years at the Pierce County Herald in Ellsworth. His duties with the News will include covering news out of Hammond and Roberts along with action from St. Croix County court system. He lives in Roberts with his wife and two daughters. 
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