South Shore: Man and woman charged with unemployment benefit fraud

A man and a woman from the South Shore pleaded not guilty to collecting unemployment benefits while they held down full-time jobs.

Gary Alvarado of Brockton and Zelda Williams of Randolph are accused of collecting $53,000 combined.

Attorney General Martha Coakley’s office says the pair also took home $35,000 each from their jobs.

They’re due back in court September 25th.


About Garo Hagopian

Garo Hagopian has been a member of the WATD family as a weekend news anchor since 2008, and has been a writer-producer-editor at WBZ in Boston since 1996.