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Three arrested on felony welfare fraud charges in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that three individuals were arrested on a variety of charges, related to fraudulently receiving public assistance in the area.

Deputies say that Grace F. Compton, 25, of Ovid was arrested for offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree — a Class E felony, welfare fraud in the fifth degree, petit larceny, and misuse of food stamps.

Authorities say she is accused of fraudulently obtaining SNAP benefits int he amount of $706 which she was not entitled to. Her arrest occurred on August 12, 2016.

Stacey M. Maneiro, 33, of Waterloo was charged with two counts of offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree — Class E felonies, welfare fraud in the fifth degree, petit larceny and misuse of food stamps.

Mineiro is accused of fraudulently obtaining SNAP benefits in the amount of $554, which she was not entitled to.

Kailyn E. Gable, 26, of Romulus was charged with welfare fraud in the fourth degree, grand larceny in the fourth degree, and misuse of food stamps — all Class E felonies after allegedly stealing $2,310 worth of benefits.

Both Mineiro and Gable were arrested on August 15, 2016.

All three subjects were arraigned in Fayette Town Court and will appear in Waterloo Village Court to answer the charges on September 7, 2016.

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  • theproducer4

    and the men that abandoned their children what charges for them. what a bunch of misogyny.