Arrest for stolen unemployment benefits

By Matt Hicks

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Arrest for stolen unemployment benefits

July 30, 2013 Updated Jul 30, 2013 at 11:17 PM EDT

Endicott, NY (WBNG Binghamton) An Endicott man was arrested after police said he bilked the state out of thousands of dollars in unemployment benefits.

According to Endicott police, Vincent Wallace, 50, received $8,914 in unemployment benefits from November 2011 to October 2012, although he was not entitled to receive them.

He was charged with one count of grand larceny in the third degree, a class D felony.

He was arraigned in the Village of Endicott Court and released on his own recognizance.

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