Ballymena man convicted of benefit fraud

Date published: 28 February 2018

A man was convicted at Ballymena Magistrates’ Court today for claiming benefits he was not entitled to.

David Given (46) of Antrim Road, Ballee, Ballymena claimed Jobseeker’s Allowance totalling £4,091 while failing to declare employment. He was given a three month prison sentence suspended for twelve months.

He is also required to repay any outstanding money wrongfully obtained to the Department for Communities.

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