Sheriff: Man accused of misusing SNAP benefits

SOUTH GLENS FALLS, N.Y. – A man has been accused of the misuse of food stamps.

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office says Michael Dean, 26, was charged on Friday with New York Social Services Law offense of Misuse of Food Stamps relating to a Welfare fraud report from the Warren County Department of Social Services.

The felony complaint alleges that Dean failed to report changes to his household address, composition and income to employees of the Warren County Department of Social Services as a requirement to maintain or continue to receive public assistance benefits

The complaint alleges that Dean obtained $1,896 in SNAP benefits that he was not entitled to.

 

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