CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Food Stamp Fraud

(credit: Marisa Fusinski/CBS Detroit)

Several Charged With Food Stamp Fraud After Raid At Detroit’s Eastern Market

Federal agents say several people are facing fraud charges after a raid at Detroit’s Eastern Market yielded a handful of arrests over illegal use of Michigan’s Bridge Card.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/21/2013

bridge card

Hamtramck Grocery Accused Of Food Stamp Fraud

Federal authorities became suspicious: How could a small Hamtramck grocery ring up nearly $1 million in food-aid redemptions in just six months?

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/02/2013

bridge card

Store Owner Sentenced In $612,000 Food Stamp Fraud

A federal judge has sentenced a Flint store owner to four years, three months in prison for participating in a $612,000 food stamp fraud scheme.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/12/2013

bridge card

3 Market Owners Arrested In Food Stamp Fraud Sweep

Federal officials have arrested three Detroit area market owners following a food stamp fraud investigation.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/22/2012