Troup couple sentenced for stealing son's disability benefits

After stealing more than $28,000 in disability benefits that intended for their son, a Troup couple was sentenced to federal prison.

Dale Lowery, 54, and Brenda Lowery, 49, each plead guilty to theft of government property in the case.

Dale was sentenced to one year in prison, while Brenda was sentenced to 16 months in prison. They must also pay back the money they stole.

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