A 74 year old Canandaigua woman has been charged with offering a false instrument for filing.
Dawn Provan was arrested after it was determined she had falsely completed a public assistance application last October. She is accused of intentionally hiding approximately 73-THOUSAND dollars in income over 4 years which had she reported, would have made her ineligible for benefits. Provan received closed to 39-HUNDRED dollars in benefits that she was ineligible for.
She was issued an appearance ticket for Hopewell Town Court.