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Woman accused of lying to receive benefits

Porter is being charged with false statement/misrepresentation to receive benefits. Porter is being charged with false statement/misrepresentation to receive benefits.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Louisville woman is accused of receiving benefits from the Commonwealth of Kentucky she was not entitled to.

According to a Jefferson District Court summons, Roxie Porter, 56, failed to report her correct household circumstances, including her correct income.

From 2008 to 2012, Porter received more than $17,000 overpayment of food stamp benefits.

Porter is being charged with false statement/misrepresentation to receive benefits.

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