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Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Westfield Woman Facing Federal Charges

A Westfield, PA, woman is facing federal charges for allegedly receiving Social Security benefits she wasn’t entitled to.

The US Attorney’s office charged 63-year-old Rose Hager with coversion of government funds by receiving Supplemental Security Income benefits in March of 2011.

They didn’t say how much money she received.

The maximum penalty is one year in prison, followed by parole, along with a fine of more than $300,000 and significant tax penalties.

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