JACKSON, Miss.- A Mississippi woman is one of seven that has been sentenced after her involvement with an online fraud scam.
The scam included counterfeit checks, mystery shopper websites ans work-from-home scams.
Anna Louise Franzen, of Kiln, and four others were sentenced after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit identity theft and theft of government property. She and the others received five years in prison for their crimes.
Two of the other individuals plead guilty to the same charges and another count of using mail and interstate facilities to distribute proceeds of racketeering. They were each sentenced to 120 days in jail.