August 16, 2022

Texas Border Women Get Prison Time for Reselling 75 Tons of Food Stamp Items

BROWNSVILLE, Texas — Two women were sent to federal prison for their roles in a scheme to buy food using government aid programs before the items were ultimately resold in Mexico — totaling 75 tons and an excess of $1 million in proceeds. Late last week, 51-year-old Ana Rioja, the owner of a local meat…