Carrie Anscombe, 38, from Moulsecoomb, Brighton, was handed a suspended sentence after a judge described her offending as unlawful and antisocial.
Anscombe was paid £58,721 in five different benefits she was not entitled to over six years.Five. FIVE..?!?
Anscombe broke down in the dock when Judge Charles Kemp said he was not sending her to prison.
He said there was no evidence the money had been used to fund an extravagant lifestyle.Plenty of evidence that she spent it on pies...