Montgomery Woman Sentenced For Taking Nearly $200,000 In SSA Payments Over 22 Years
According to evidence presented at the guilty plea, for 22 years, Kilpatrick acted as if her deceased mother was alive and spent Social Security Administration payments meant for her mother. The payments, totaling approximately $192,918, were placed in a joint account previously held by Kilpatrick and her mother. After her mother’s death, Kilpatrick continued to withdraw the payments.
The Social Security Administration – Office of Inspector General conducted the investigation. Assistant U.S. Attorney Brandon B. Brown prosecuted the case.