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Woman arrested in Contra Costa County for allegedly using IDs of convicted murderers to collect unemployment

Original post made on Oct 20, 2022

A 43-year-old woman accused of using the names and personal data of convicted murderers Scott Peterson and Cary Stayner to collect unemployment benefits was arrested in Contra Costa County over the weekend, authorities said Wednesday.

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Posted by Marcella Lourdes
a resident of Walnut Creek
on Oct 20, 2022 at 7:26 am

Marcella Lourdes is a registered user.

There were a lot of fraudulent unemployment insurance claims during the pandemic.

$20,000 seems like a low bail amount considering that only 10% down is required for release.

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