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M'ville couple charged with unemployment fraud
MECHANICVILLE - An investigation has led to the arrest of a Mechanicville couple on charges of unemployment fraud.
The Saratoga County Sheriff's Office say that Joel Aulicino did not cancel his benefits after returning to work.
Investigators say that both he and his wife continued to receive benefits through an unemployment account allegedly was accessed through a benefit card.
The NYS Labor Department says $29,591 in benefits was stolen.
Joel was arrested on April 22, his wife, Jean Aulicino, was arrested Thursday after investigators verified his employment.
Both are due back in court in May.