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A former Huntington convenience store owner was sentenced to one year in prison on Monday.

Ibrahim "Abe" Osman Owayda will also face $297,000 in restitution.

Owayda pleaded guilty to defrauding the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program ("SNAP").  He was the manager of Huntington Mart when the fraud was committed.