Wesley Woman Facing Felony Charges in Lottery Case

–A Wesley woman is facing multiple felony charges after being taken into custody late last week. 

According to the Kossuth County Sheriff’s Office, Deputies arrested 40-year-old Michelle Lynn Gruver Friday afternoon on 9 counts of Lottery Forgery/Theft, with each being a Class D Felony. Gruver is also facing one count of 3rd Degree Theft, an Aggravated Misdemeanor. 

Online court records show that the Algona Police Department filed the criminal complaints on Thursday (11/17), as Gruver allegedly committed the acts while working at an Algona convenience store. 

Gruver was booked into the Kossuth County Jail to await an initial court appearance. Online court records show she is due back in a Kossuth County Court for a preliminary hearing on December 8th