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May 2, 2013

Fake $100 bills put woman in prison

— A Muskogee woman was sentenced Wednesday in federal court on a counterfeit-related charge, states a media release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office.

Rachel Ann Sanchez, 26, was sentenced to 15 months in prison for uttering a counterfeit instrument, according to the release. Sanchez’ prison term will be followed by three years of supervised release.

Sanchez, who is also known as Rachel Sims, was indicted in December 2012 and pleaded guilty in January.

The indictment alleged Sanchez altered $5 bills to look like $100 bills.

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