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Four People Charged with Fraud in Presque Isle County

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Four people in Presque Isle County are accused of trying to rip off the U.S. Government.

Robert and Maxine Pochmara and Gary and Sue Wilson from Rogers City are charged with fraud.

Investigators say Robert and Maxine hid the fact that Robert received $218,000 over 11 years in disability benefits while working at an auto parts store.

According to a federal indictment, the Wilson's paid Robert for his work at the store by making the checks out to his wife.

They could spend 5 years in prison if found guilty.