Mother of eight jailed for £350,000 benefits fraud

A mother of eight who claimed more than £350,000 by falsely declaring some of her children had disabilities and other health problems has been jailed for four years. Heather Edwards reports.

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Mum jailed for £350,000 fraud

A cheating mother of eight found guilty of fraudulently receiving more than £350,000 in benefits and tax credits by claiming some of her children had disabilities and conditions faces jail today.