A federal grand jury this morning indicted Willard Franklin White, 43, Lawrence, on charges of mail and credit card fraud, according to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's office in Topeka.
White allegedly used a credit card he fraudulently obtained from the F.C.C. National Bank, 1st Card, Elgin, Ill.
If convicted he faces a maximum penalty of five years imprisonment and a $250,000 fine on the mail fraud charges and 15 years and $250,000 on the credit card fraud charge. The case was investigated by the U.S. Secret Service.