Gloversville woman charged with felony

JOHNSTOWN — Tanya L. Thompson, 43, of 32 E. Pine St., Apt. 2, Gloversville, was charged by Fulton County sheriff’s investigators at 10:51 a.m. Jan. 24 with one felony count of first-degree offering a false instrument for filing.

Investigators said she was charged at the sheriff’s office following a welfare fraud complaint in the city. Thompson offered a false Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP application to the county Department of Social Services, officials said.

She will appear later in City Court.