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Marshall-Shadeland woman indicted on bank fraud, checks charges

| Monday, April 9, 2007, 12:00 p.m.

A federal grand jury indicted a woman from Marshall-Shadeland on charges of bank fraud and passing counterfeit checks.

According to the seven-count indictment, Jennifer Beining, 33, of Westborn Street, knowingly deposited counterfeit checks totaling more than $125,000 in her accounts at National City and Fidelity banks. The indictment also alleges she passed five counterfeit traveler's checks at various retail establishments in the area.

If convicted, Beining faces up to 110 years in prison and a $3.25 million fine.

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