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Man receives $5,500 in unemployment while earning wages

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Travis Smith (Source: LMDC) Travis Smith (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – Police arrested a man on 21 counts of making false statements to prevent reduction of benefits.

According to an arrest warrant, Travis Smith, 25, failed to report earnings while receiving unemployment benefits from January 8, 2011 through May 28, 2011.

The total loss to the state was over $5,500.

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