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11 arrested for welfare fraud

ALBANY COUNTY -- Eleven people in Albany County were arrested on welfare fraud charges. The total amount of money defrauded in these arrests totals over $142,000. A collaborative investigation between the Albany County Sheriff's Department and the Department of Social Services resulted in the following arrests:

Danielle Montgomery, 35, Cohoes
- Accused of failing to report her income, collected $4,295 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Donna Weldman, 51, Selkirk
- Accused of failing to report correct household income, collected $5,118 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Yumbula Mulaliki, 31, Albany
- Accused of falsely reporting he was a US citizen when he was an illegal alien, collected $4,657.57 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Latasha McNair, 32, Albany
- Accused of filing false daycare billing statements, collected $2,722.74 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Brenda McClendon, 30, Albany
- Accused of submitting false daycare billing statements, collected $10,559.50 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Anthony Sanders, 46, Albany
- Accused of failing to report workers compensation to DSS, collected $4,418 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Christina Tziakas, 35, Cohoes
- Accused of failing to report correct household income, collected $5,233 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Sheneeka Thrasher, 37, Albany
- Accused of failing to report correct household income, collected $6,624 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Latasha McNair, 37, Troy
- Accused of submitting false daycare billing statements, collected $58,781.74 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

John Pleat, 65, Berne
- Accused of not disclosing his social security benefits, collected $17,265.86 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing

Ahmad Hussain, 29, Colonie
- Accused of not disclosing proper income, collected $23,624.41 of benefits not entitled to
- Charged with felony Grand Larceny, felony Welfare Fraud, felony Offering a False Instrument for Filing
 
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