Tuesday, December 6, 2011
Allegany County woman takes plea deal in welfare fraud case
In Allegany County, a Friendship woman accepted a plea deal in county court Monday. 33-year old Kristin Voss of Maple Grove Road pleaded guilty to misdemeanor Welfare Fraud. She had faced seven felonies. Judge Thomas Brown sentenced Voss to three years probation and ordered to pay back $8,000 in food stamps and $5200 in other benefits. Prosecutors said the fraud spanned a three year period.