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Geneva woman arrested for welfare fraud

A Geneva woman was arrested following a fraud investigation.

According to a news release, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office arrested Lovenuss Jones, 34, of Geneva for welfare fraud and offering a false instrument for filing.


It is alleged that Jones received $708.00 in SNAP benefits from March until May due to her failure to report over $10,000 in wages from her employment at COACH at the Waterloo Premium Outlets. It Is further alleged that she filed a false instrument with Social Services in February, failing to report her employer and income.

Jones will appear before the Hopewell Town Court at a later date.



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