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(St. Cloud MN-)  A Settlement Conference for Brooten business owner Jana Zenner was held Thursday morning in Stearns County District Court.   According to The Bonanza Valley Voice, it appeared a plea for Zenner on Swindling charges is not quite ready, and another plea hearing was rescheduled for April 2nd.    The case against Zenner, 38 of rural Glenwood, was brought forward by the State of Minnesota and the Stearns County Attorney's office.   She is accused of theft-by-swindle in the amount of approximately $135,000 from the Brooten Commercial Club's charitable gambling operation between May 2016 and December 2018.    

 

In Pope County District Court February 3 Zenner pleaded guilty to a charge of Theft by Swindle for case involving Zenner taking approximately $48,500 from a private individual and she will be sentenced March 31st.