(Becker, MN) — A farmer from Becker is in legal trouble following loan fraud. The U.S. Department of Justice announced Tuesday that 67-year-old Robert Waldon John Anderson pleaded guilty to selling bins of corn in 2018 that he was supposed to maintain as loan collateral. With the act, Anderson defrauded the USDA of over one-point-four-million-dollars. Anderson has been ordered to repay the funds in restitution and will serve three years probation, along with 150-hours of community service.
Becker Farmer Ordered To Pay $1.4M For Loan Fraud
By Ashley Hanley|2021-11-24T04:46:20-06:00November 24th, 2021|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!