Daniel Denis sentenced in LIRR pension fraud scheme

Prosecutors say Denis collected on benefits since retiring from the LIRR in 2003.

Prosecutors say Denis collected on benefits since retiring

Prosecutors say Denis collected on benefits since retiring from the LIRR in 2003.

NORTH BABYLON - Police say a former Long Island Rail Road worker has been sentenced in connection with the massive pension fraud scheme.

Former ticket agent Daniel Denis has to pay back $371,000 in fraudulent disability benefits.

Prosecutors say Denis collected on benefits since retiring from the LIRR in 2003.

The North Babylon man also received two years probation but will not go to jail.

A total of 33 people have pleaded guilty in the LIRR disability scam case. 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

Riverhead Police arrested 4 men for criminal trespassing 1 Police: 4 in Splish Splash BMX video arrested
In 1942, the Georgian Revival house became a 2 LI Hidden Past: Orphan Tree at Brookwood Hall
News 12's Elizabeth Hashagen took a look at 3 Holiday Help: The Nutcracker
One or more burglars have struck eight homes 4 Suffolk police: W. Islip burglaries a pattern
Gary Leifer, 59, told News 12 Long Island 5 Cancer patient claims officer assaulted him at NUMC

advertisement | advertise on News 12

More News

Officials say two additional Long Islanders have admitted 2 more LIers admit to roles in LIRR pension scam

Officials say two additional Long Islanders have admitted that they faked their disabilities when retiring

Gregory Bianchini worked for the railroad for 29 17th retiree admits to role in LIRR pension scam

A former Long Island Rail Road worker is admitting to his part in the massive

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE