Sentenced for illegal use of benefits.

The following individuals were sentenced recently by Judge Jeffrey Robinson in Fulton County Common Pleas Court, according to Prosecutor Scott Haselman.

Jitender Dua, 40, of Wauseon previously pleaded guilty to attempted illegal use of Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program benefits or WIC program benefits. On Sept. 8, 2016, he attempted to accept food stamp benefits for ineligible items.

He was sentenced to one year of community control, and ordered to: pay a $1,000 fine; pay $12.48 restitution to the Ohio Department of Public Safety; and complete 30 hours of community service with a non-profit organization within 120 days.

Failure to comply could result in 180 days at the Corrections Center of Northwest Ohio.