Press Release - Welfare Fraud Arrest
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
On August 24, 2016, at about 2:14pm, Seneca County Sheriff's Investigators arrested Taretha J. Douglas, age 37, of 25 Peterman Road, Apartment D8, Seneca Falls, New York, on charges of Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the First Degree (two counts), Misuse of Food Stamps, Petit Larceny, and Welfare Fraud in the Fifth Degree. The charges stem from an investigation into Douglas not reporting income to Seneca County while receiving public benefits. Douglas was arraigned in the Fayette Town Court and released on her own reognizance. Douglas is to reappear in the Waterloo Village Court at a later date.