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Woman charged for illegally collecting $268,000 in pension benefits for dead husband

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HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, NJ  –Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal announced that a woman was indicted for allegedly stealing more than $268,000 by fraudulently collecting survivor benefits from her deceased husband’s pension for nearly 10 years after she remarried and allegedly knew she was disqualified for such benefits. Sandra VonScheven, 44, of Hamilton, Mercer County, N.J., was…