Man jailed for food stamps fraud - - Jackson, MS

Man jailed for food stamps fraud

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Jackson man is headed to prison for food stamp fraud.

49-year-old Louis Brooks was sentenced to five years behind bars after pleading guilty to lying on an application for food stamps.

Brooks was also ordered to pay just over $2900 in restitution.

He was indicted on six counts in May.  Brooks pleaded guilty to one count in July.

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