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Convictions for Downpatrick Benefit Frauds

THREE people have been convicted at Downpatrick Magistrate’s Court on Monday 3 June for claiming benefits they were not entitled to. Patrycja Samsel (26) of Demesne Crescent, Downpatrick, claimed Housing Benefit totalling £2,841 while failing to declare employment. She was fined £100 and ordered to pay court costs of £28….

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Downpatrick Farmer Receives 150 Hours Community Service

Mr John Alfred Neill, English Street, Downpatrick, Co Down, was sentenced at Downpatrick Magistrates Court on 7 February 2013 of three charges under the Animal By Products (Enforcement) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2011 and two charges under the Welfare of animals Act (NI) 1972. Mr Neill had previously pleaded guilty to…

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