A Penticton B.C. man who failed to report income while receiving disability payments is spending the next three months under house arrest.
George Wayne Cunningham, 37, plead guilty to one count of fraud over $5,000 in Penticton Provincial Court.
Cunningham received $800/month in income assistance. In 2008, he started working at Safeway but failed to disclose five and a half years of his income from there.
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Marina Burghard writes for Canadian Fraud News about fraud-related cases, whistleblower, jurisdiction, identity theft, consumer protection, etc. – essentially about scams and how to protect yourself against this kind of fraudulent criminal behavior. She holds a Master’s degree in Political Science where her interest in criminology grew. Besides fraud, Marina’s scientific interest lies in terrorism, extremism and how to deal with it as a society.