A criminal complaint has been filed in Waupaca County Court against a Waupaca couple, charging them with fraud against the state. 35 year old Cory G. Marlega and 37 year old Heather M. Marlega each face a count of felony theft by false representation, while Heather Marlega also faces 8 counts of unemployment compensation fraud. The criminal complaint alleges Marlega under-reported her employment earnings from January 2013 thru mid-2014, while receiving unemployment benefits during that time. The complaint alleges her husband also occassionally falsely reported her earnings to the state. In all, the complaint alleges Marlega received over 11-thousand dollars in unemployment compensation. If convicted, both could face up to 10 years in prison. They make their initial court appearances on October 11th.