GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Dozens of fraudulent unemployment documents are being sent out to people in Michigan and now those getting them are wondering why.
Shane Farlin Sr. is the general manager for Quality Asphalt and Maintenance in Charlotte.
“I’m getting cards. I got two today, I got three yesterday those are still coming in,” he told FOX 17 during a Zoom call.
His work is seasonal, so he applies for unemployment during the winter months. Recently he opened his mail and discovered others have been applying for benefits too using his address.
“The first ones that came through all in one day and I have not received anymore,” he said. “These are the ones that are actually from the State of Michigan that have our coat of arms.”
The UIA even sent the Bank of America debit cards.
“I was pretty much in shock that especially with the debit cards – my concern was the long-term…