Area Police

Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office

JAMESTOWN — On Thursday at approximately 1 p.m., Angela F. Sines, 46, of South Dayton was charged with multiple counts of welfare fraud. It is alleged that from Jan. 1, 2016 through March 31, 2016, Sines failed to notify the Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services of income within her household. This unreported income allowed for Sines to received $1,748 in unentitled SNAP/food stamp benefits. Sines is scheduled to appear in the city of Jamestown court on a later date.