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Former nursing assistant accused of illegally collecting unemployment

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BRANFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A former nursing assistant from Branford is facing charges after police said illegally collected more than $7,000 in unemployment.

Investigators said 26-year-old Kristen Porcher was allegedly collecting thousands of dollars in unemployment while working as a per diem certified nursing assistant.

Porcher is now facing a list of charges and could face jail time if convicted.

She is expected to appear in court next week.

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