Williston woman pleads not guilty to exploiting aunt in Hettinger County
MOTT -- A Williston woman has plead not guilty to charges that she stole more than $133,000 from her aunt over a period of three years.
Patricia Rettke, 59, waived her right to a preliminary hearing on Thursday, allowing her case to move to trial.
The Hettinger County Sheriff's Office has charged Rettke with two counts of exploitation of a vulnerable adult. She faces a maximum of 20 years in prison and up to $20,000 in fines for each charge, if convicted.
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