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Woman gets jail, probation in $21K welfare fraud case

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WILLMAR -- Sandra Veronica Martinez, 35, of Clara City, was sentenced Monday to 30 days in jail, a $500 fine and five years of probation on a felony charge of wrongfully ob-taining assistance. Martinez was also ordered to pay $21,065 in restitution.


Her husband, Isidoro Martinez, 29, was sentenced Jan. 28 to 100 days in jail, five years of probation and a $50 fine on the same charge.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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