Hudson man charged with welfare fraud

February 10, 2017 07:15 AM

HUDSON – After an investigation that lasted a year and a half, a man from Hudson has been charged with welfare fraud.

The Columbia County Sheriff says Peter McArdle submitted false paperwork on six separate dates.

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In return, the sheriff says, McArdle collected more than $41,000 in public assistance he was not entitled to.


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