£33,000 benefits claimed falsely

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A Ballymena woman was convicted at Antrim Crown Court for claiming benefits totalling more than £30,000 which she was not entitled to.

Kelly Ann Wilson (40) of Millfield claimed Jobseekers Allowance, Income Support and Housing Benefit totalling £33,052 while failing to declare she was living with her partner. She was given a six month prison sentence suspended for one year.