10 August 2019
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Cuba man arrested for welfare fraud, filing a false instrument

On August 7, 2019, SP Amity Troopers arrested Scott M. Griffiths, 50, of Cuba, NY for two counts of Filing a False Instrument 1st Degree and one count of Welfare Fraud 5th Degree.

An investigation led Troopers to discover Griffiths had filed false paperwork with Allegany County DSS while applying for public assistance.

Griffiths was arrested and released with an appearance ticket returnable to Belmont Village Court where he is due to appear later this month.

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