29 March 2021
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 

Whitesville woman arrested for welfare fraud

On March 25, 2021, SP Amity Troopers arrested Katelin R. Merrick, 27, of Whitesville, NY for Welfare Fraud 4th Degree.

An investigation led Troopers to discover Merrick had received $1,498.00 in public assistance benefits to which she was not entitled.

Merrick was arrested and issued an appearance ticket for Belmont Village Court, where she is due to appear in April.

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