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Police: Auburn woman illegally collected $5K in unemployment benefits

An Auburn woman is facing criminal charges for allegedly collecting unemployment benefits while she was gainfully employed, state police said.

The state Department of Labor investigated Kimberly L. Colbert, 24, and informed state police it had been determined she collected $5,054 in unemployment compensation from Dec. 24, 2017, to May 13, 2018, while she was employed at the Newark-Wayne Community Hospital in Wayne County, state police said. Colbert allegedly filled out paperwork indicating she was unemployed.

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