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Press Release - Welfare Fraud Arrest



On December 27, 2016, at about 2:25pm, Seneca County Sheriff's Investigators arrested Amanda L. Cooley, age 35, of 2133 Routes 5 & 20, Apartment 21F, Seneca Falls, New York, on several charges related to welfare fraud.  Cooley was charged with:

Grand Larceny in the Third Degree, a Class D Felony

Welfare Fraud in the Third Degree, a Class D Felony

Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the First Degree, a Class E Felony

Misuse of Food Stamps, a Class A Misdemeanor

It is alleged that Cooley failed to report income to Seneca County and falsely received over five-thousand dollars in public benefits.  Cooley was arraigned in the Waterloo Town Court and released on her own recognizance.  Cooley is to reappear in the Waterloo Village Court on January 4, 2017 at 5pm. 

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