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|Madison County Sheriff's Investigators
Charge Syracuse Woman With Forgery
MCSO PRESS RELEASE
Lenox, NY - On January 12, 2019 at 3:00 PM, Madison County Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested Robin S. Tobin, age 58, of
Syracuse New York and charged her with Criminal Possession of a Forged Instrument in the 2nd degree (Class D felony) and Offering
a False Instrument for Filing in the 1st degree (Class E Felony).
It is alleged that when Tobin applied for public assistance, she filed a forged document containing false information.
Tobin was arraigned at the Town of Sullivan Court where she was released on her own recognizance. Tobin is scheduled to appear at
the Town of Lenox Court on January 22, 2019 to answer the charges.
Canastota Man Charged With Welfare Fraud
by Madison County Sheriff's Department
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Lenox, NY - On January 11, 2019 at 1:25 PM, Madison County Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested Zachary C. Bazan, age 34, of
Canastota, New York and charged him with Welfare Fraud in the 4th degree (Class E Felony), Offering a False Instrument for Filing in
the 1st degree (Class E Felony), Perjury in the 3rd degree (Class A Misdemeanor), Welfare Fraud in the 5th degree (Class A
Misdemeanor), Grand Larceny in the 4th degree (Class E Felony) and Petit Larceny (Class A Misdemeanor).
Bazan was receiving public assistance from the Madison County Department of Social Services. It is alleged that he filed documentation
with the Department of Social Services which failed to report income that he was receiving from employment. As a result of this
fraudulent act, Bazan received $884.50 between November 9, 2017 and March 31, 2018 and $1683.00 between March 1, 2018 and
November 30, 2018 that he would not have been eligible for if he provided social services with accurate information.
Bazan was issued an appearance ticket directing him to appear at the Town of Lenox Court on February 26, 2019.