North Iowa woman sentenced for forgery

Still facing a drug charge in Worth County.

Posted: May 14, 2018 2:41 PM

MASON CITY, Iowa – A Manly woman gets probation for a stolen check.

Emily Elizabeth Buttshaw, 36, was sentenced Monday to five years of probation after pleading guilty to one count of forgery. Authorities say she stole a check from a Mason City business and made it out to herself for $500.

Buttshaw is still scheduled to stand trial on June 27 for possession of methamphetamine in Worth County.

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