Welfare Fraud Arrest

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports, on February 26, 2024, Investigators arrested 36-year-old Kaylee N. Howcroft of Waterloo for the charges of Welfare Fraud in the fourth degree, Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the first degree, and Misuse of Food Stamps.  The charges stem from a welfare fraud investigation which allege that Howcroft received benefits that she was not entitled to.  Howcroft was processed at the Seneca County Jail and released on an appearance ticket.  Howcroft will be expected to appear before the Waterloo Town Court at a later date to answer to the charges.