Man going to jail over failure to pay child support

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CLARENCE, N.Y. (WIVB) – A former Clarence resident will spend the next six months in federal prison for failing to pay child support.

Jonathan Dale was sentenced Wednesday for failing to pay around $90,000 in child support owed since May of 1999. The 62-year-old former Clarence resident was also ordered to pay $73,000 in restitution.

Prosecutors say Dale did not meet child support obligations and failed to obey court orders to do so.

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