Illinois Man Sentenced to Federal Prison for Passing Counterfeit United States Currency and Attempted Passing Counterfeit United States Currency
United States Attorney Brendan V. Johnson announced that a Sioux Falls, South Dakota, man charged with Mail Fraud was sentenced on September 23, 2013, by U.S. District Judge Karen E. Schreier.
Steven Isaacson, age 50, was sentenced to 4 years of probation and ordered to make restitution of $106,609.03.
Isaacson was indicted for 22 counts of mail fraud by a federal grand jury on April 2, 2013. He pled guilty to one count on June 26, 2013, and the remaining counts were dismissed.
Between January 2006 and July 2011, Isaacson was employed as an officer for AAA Collection Company and Metronova in Sioux Falls and was responsible for paying the company bills. During that timeframe, he mailed payments for his personal expenses and credit card bills using company funds.
This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Assistant U.S. Attorney Connie Larson prosecuted the case.