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Former Prescott woman gets jail for forgery

A former Prescott woman was sentenced Thursday to four years probation on multiple felony charges, including providing a false ID to a bank.

Roberta S. Harcourt, 40, who now lives in Red Wing, will also have to serve six months in jail as a probation condition as part of a plea agreement.

Harcourt was initially charged with five felonies - providing a false ID to a bank, obtaining money with a misappropriate ID and three forgeries - and four misdemeanors - all issuing worthless checks less than $2,500. She pled guilty to two of the forgeries and the false ID charges, the rest were all dismissed.

For more please read the July 22 print version of the Herald.

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. 

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