N. Idaho man pleads guilty to bank fraud
COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho (AP) -- A northern Idaho man who stole two checks from a resident at a nursing home and then forged the resident's name and made the checks payable to his girlfriend for $500 has pleaded guilty to bank fraud and aggravated identity theft.
U.S. Attorney Wendy J. Olson announced that 25-year-old Christopher M. Doyle of Bonners Ferry made the guilty plea Tuesday.
Doyle's sentencing is set for Feb. 5 in U.S. District Court in Coeur d'Alene.
Bank fraud has a potential sentence of 30 years in prison and a $1 million fine. Aggravated identify theft carries a term of two years in prison and a maximum fine of $250,000.