EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) -- Two people were charged today in connection to writing fraudulent checks from the account of a dead woman.
The complaint was filed in Eau Claire County court against 20-year-old Caleb Franze of Mondovi and 19-year-old Ariel Hetrick.
In it, authorities allege several checks were cashed at local bank branches - mostly in February and March of this year.
It was discovered they were from the account of a woman who died in 2009.
Hetrick is free on a $1,000 signature bond.