Dunloy woman convicted of benefit fraud

Court image.
Court image.

A woman has been convicted at Coleraine Magistrates Court for claiming benefits she was not entitled to.

Donna Quigg (28) of Carness Drive, Dunloy, claimed Job Seeker’s Allowance totalling £7,855 while failing to declare employment.

She was given a six-week prison sentence suspended for 12 months.

She is also required to repay any outstanding money wrongfully obtained to the Department for Communities.