8 accused of stealing $300K in Medicaid perks

Seven suspects from Nassau and one from Queens have been charged in receiving undue Medicaid benefits this afternoon. Prosecutors say the group stole Medicaid and

WOODBURY - Seven suspects from Nassau and one from Queens have been charged in receiving undue Medicaid benefits this afternoon. Prosecutors say the group stole Medicaid and public assistance benefits worth approximately $297,000.

Nassau County officials have warned the public that they will continue to crack down on similar cases of health care fraud.

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