Dolgeville woman arrested in alleged welfare fraud scheme

She allegedly received nearly $7,500 worth of welfare benefits that she wasn't entitled to.

Posted: May 14, 2019 7:33 AM

DOLGEVILLE, NY -- A Dolgeville woman is facing several welfare fraud charges for allegedly receiving nearly $7,500 worth of welfare benefits that she wasn't entitled to.

37-year-old Karen Youker, of Dolgeville, was arrested for grand larceny, welfare fraud, and offering a false instrument for filing.

Youker is set to appear in the Village of Herkimer court at a later date.

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