Major James M. Hall
Troop A Commander
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.