An employee at Knollwood Apartments talked a resident out of wiring $2,900 to Barbados.
The man's mother corroborated her son's story with police.
The plea was entered about two months after charges were filed.
Assaults, harassment, disorderly conduct and domestic assaults are reported in the latest Plymouth Police blotter.
Police met the 90-year-old woman at the Fridley TCF Bank on Central Avenue to take her theft report.
A Minnetonka motorcyclist was seriously hurt in a Scott County crash Aug. 24, according to the State Patrol.
Edina Police Chief Jeff Long told his staff to "avoid traffic stops" on Tuesday.
The following arrest information was supplied by the Wright County Sheriff's Office for the week of Aug. 19-25, 2013. It does not indicate a conviction.
Golden Valley Police report a number of arrests in the past week including DWIs, second-degree assault, possession or selling marijuana and more.
The Edina Police Department's Crime Activity Report for August 19 to 25.
The scam artist claims to be from a tax investigation agency.
There was also a counterfeit bill, a damaged dashboard and several stolen items.
The Twin Cities metro area was one of fourteen locations nationwide to receive the training.