Press Release - Welfare Fraud Arrest
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On May 4, 2015 at 10:00am Seneca County Sheriff Investigators arrested Kelly Jones age 49 of 3 Arrowhead Dr. Waterloo, NY for offering a false instrument for filing first degree, welfare fraud in the fifth degree and petit larceny. The charges stem from an investigation into an incident that occured on the dates from May 1, 2014 and November 30, 2014 in which Jones did obtain public assistance in which she was not entitled to consisting of $771.00 in SNAP benefits. Jones failed to indicate she was employed at the time of receiving benefits. Jones was arraigned in the Town of Covert Court where she was released with out bail. Jones is to re-appear in the Village of Waterloo Court on May 20, 2015 to answer to the charges.