Agents charge man with $1M food stamp fraud

Vincent Daprince
Vincent Daprince

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A Lake Charles man is facing some serious federal charges, after allegedly taking over $1 million through food stamp fraud.

Vincent Edward Daprince is accused of 30 different counts of fraud.

He's been denied bail.

According to authorities, Daprince used a taco truck as a decoy and then traded food stamps credits for cash.

Federal investigators seized over $400,000 worth of cash and assets when Daprince was arrested.

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