Marion woman accused of receiving over $11K in benefits illegally after welfare fraud investigation

Deputies report the arrest of a Marion woman following a welfare fraud investigation.

According to a news release, Lisa Decorce, 37, was charged with third-degree welfare fraud, third-degree grand larceny, and four counts of offering a false instrument for filing.

It’s alleged that Decroce intentionally lied about her resources while applying for Temporary Assistance and received over $11,000 fraudulently.

She was arraigned and will answer the charges at a later date.

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