Former North Carolina social worker sentenced to prison for diverting benefits

A former social worker in North Carolina has been sentenced to more than two years in prison after pleading guilty to redirecting federal benefits from ineligible applicants to herself, authorities said. The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of North Carolina says in a news release that Lakisha Victoria McDougald, 32, of Fayetteville also … Continue reading Former North Carolina social worker sentenced to prison for diverting benefits