Truro man fined, placed on probation after defrauding community services

A Truro man has been fined and placed on probation after defrauding Community Services. 

The Truro Daily News reports that 59-year-old Gregory Alan Chase, who pled guilty to defrauding Community Services of more than $31,000, has been placed on probation for one year and fined $7,500. 

Chase, of Willow Lane, was also ordered to perform 150 hours of community service. 

The newspaper also says Chase was ordered to pay restitution of just over $31,000 to the Department of Community Services. 

With files from the Truro Daily News.