facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Octomom bank records to be seized in welfare fraud probe

By KATE STANTON, UPI.com   |   June 10, 2013 at 7:02 PM   |   Comments

http://cdnph.upi.com/sv/em/i/UPI-3361370905297/2013/1/13709057217399/Octomom-bank-records-to-be-seized-in-welfare-fraud-probe.jpg
June 10 (UPI) -- Los Angeles authorities have obtained a warrant to seize Nadya Suleman's financial records to determine whether she collected welfare benefits in 2012, a year in which she earned $200,000, TMZ reported Sunday.

Suleman, known popularly as "Octomom," is only eligible for welfare if she earns less than $119,000 in a year. The 37-year-old has 14 children, eight of whom were born at the same time.

The L.A. County Dept. of Welfare Fraud Prevention and Investigation has chosen to target two locations, the home and office of Suleman's manager.

According to US Weekly, Suleman's financial troubles started in May 2012, when she filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy.

"I have had to make some very difficult decisions this year, and filing Chapter 7 was one of them," she said. "But I have to do what is best for my children, and I need a fresh start."

© 2013 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Jillian Michaels reveals she was fired from 'Biggest Loser' Jillian Michaels reveals she was fired from 'Biggest Loser'
2
'The Hollow Crown' releases photo of Benedict Cumberbatch as Richard III 'The Hollow Crown' releases photo of Benedict Cumberbatch as Richard III
3
Gisele Bundchen, Kendall Jenner, Cara Delevingne march at Chanel's feminist rally Gisele Bundchen, Kendall Jenner, Cara Delevingne march at Chanel's feminist rally
4
Reports: Mila Kunis gives birth to baby girl Reports: Mila Kunis gives birth to baby girl
5
50 Cent details reality series 'Dream School' 50 Cent details reality series 'Dream School'
Trending News
x
Feedback