Mount Vernon woman admits to stealing dead mom’s pension worth $60KPosted: Updated:
A Mount Vernon woman has been sentenced to five years’ probation for collecting her dead mother's pension.
Rochelle Rose, 41, admitted to hiding her mother's death so that she could continue collecting her pension for more than two years.
The more than $60,000 was used to pay for a cellphone, car loan, and other bills.
Rose will also have to pay the money back.