A Plattsburgh man faces a grand larceny charge.

According to Plattsburgh City Court records, a complaint was received at the Clinton County Department of Social Services Fraud Unit from Social Welfare Examiner Jessica Gainer reporting that a John E. Smith, 37, didn't report changes in his income in a timely manner.

The record said that between December 2010 and February 2011, Smith allegedly deceived the department by not reporting that he was receiving Social Security Disability payments, totaling $2,325.

Smith faces a felony charge of fourth-degree grand larceny.

He is due back in Plattsburgh City Court on Dec. 14.

—By Staff Writers Rebecca Webster and Ashleigh Livingston

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