Petraline accused of misappropriating Webster County Democrats funds

Diana Petraline has been accused of misappropriating more than $10,000 from the Webster County Democrats.

Petraline, formerly of Fort Dodge, allegedly used the party’s funds for herself and her family’s benefit from 2010 through 2015, according to the criminal complaint.

Petraline made her initial appearance in Webster County Magistrate Court Monday. She was released from jail on her own recognizance and her case was sent to Webster County District Court.