A Dallastown resident is one of 16 Pennsylvania residents who pleaded guilty to welfare fraud in November.

According to a news releases from the state's Office of Inspector General, 37-year-old Asia M. Al-Mateen fraudulently received more than $2,700 in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance program benefits.

Al-Mateen was sentenced to three years of probation and was ordered to pay full restitution and costs, the release says.

To report suspected fraud, call the welfare fraud tip line at (800) 932-0582.




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