Three IRS employees charged with stealing unemployment compensation benefits
Three local Internal Revenue Service employees collected unemployment compensation while working for the agency, federal prosecutors say.
A Pittsburgh federal grand jury on Wednesday issued separate indictments charging Jennifer Lang, 39, of Crafton, Sandra Delval, 28, of Scott and Sharday Thornhill, 27, of Turtle Creek with theft of government money and making false statements.
Lang collected benefits from October 2010 to May 2011 and from November 2011 to March 2012, her indictment says. Details weren't available for the other two women's charges.
There was no phone listing for each woman and no attorneys listed for them in available court documents.
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