£33k of benefits claimed illegally
Published 22/05/2013 | 00:00
A woman was convicted at Belfast Crown Court yesterday of claiming £33,205 in benefits she was not entitled to.
Elizabeth Johnston (55), of Baden Powell Street, Belfast, claimed the Incapacity Benefit and Housing Benefit while failing to declare a pension.
She was given 180 hours community service and ordered to repay any outstanding money obtained.