An investigation by the Steuben County Sheriff’s Office and the county’s Department of Social Services has resulted in the arrest of a Bath resident.
Donte Buchanan is accused of reporting false job searches to DSS in order to receive public assistance. As a result, Buchanan was given funds he was not eligible for. He was charged with falsifying business records, a felony and welfare fraud.
Following his arraignment, Buchanan was sent to Steuben County Jail without bail.