Sibley Cty Welfare Fraud 30 Jun 12

An Alexandria woman has been sentenced to 5 years of probation in Sibley County Court after pleading guilty to the felony charge of wrongfully obtaining food stamps. 36-year-old Valerie Diane Harvey was also ordered to pay over a thousand dollars in restitution, and will be ineligible for public assistance for 1 year. The court will review her case on November 29th as well for the purpose of addressing additional sanctions.