Flood fraudster to face court

March 1, 2024 9:18 am in by
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A South Australian woman will face court after she allegedly fraudulently claimed Government Murray River Flood Recovery Grants.

Police arrested the 47-year-old woman last week, with it alleged she submitted false applications to the Department for Industry, Innovation and Science relating to the Early Business Closure Grant and Small Business Flood Recovery Grant as a result of the 2022/2023 Murray River floods.

She’s been charged with one count of deception and one count of dishonest dealings with documents.

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The woman from Encounter bay will face court next Month.