Madison couple charged with stealing food stamps

MADISON, Wis. - A grand jury indicted Daniel Raudonis, 32 and Lindsey Raudonis, 36  on 16 charges including stealing federal funds and aggravated identity theft. 

According to a U.S. Department of Justice release, the indictment alleges Daniel Raudonis stole U.S. Department of Agriculture food benefit funds five times between September and November 2014 while Lindsey Raudonis received the stolen funds.

The indictment claims Daniel Raudonis used someone else's Social Security number and date of birth to activate the food share benefit card. 

If convicted, the married couple faces a maximum of 10 years in prison for each count of USDA fund theft and a maximum of 2 years for each count of identity theft. 

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