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BOSTON – A South Boston woman was sentenced today in federal court in Boston for using false social security numbers.

Dana Whidbee, a/k/a Dana De Alasei, 53, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Rya W. Zobel to one year and one day in prison and 18 months of supervised release. In May 2017, Whidbee pleaded guilty to two counts of falsely representing a social security number.

In September 2013 and May 2014, Whidbee used two false social security numbers to apply for a job and housing, respectively. Whidbee also used one of the social security numbers to open two bank accounts in 2014.

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