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Raleigh Woman Accused of Food Stamp Fraud

Posted March 23, 2008 5:50 p.m. EDT

— A Raleigh woman is facing fraud charges.

Sheilah Leach told the Wake County Department of Human Services she was living with her son and that she didn't have a job, officials said.

Investigators said neither was true.

Leach collected more than $3,500 worth of food stamps, according to the arrest report.