Nassau DA: Owner of nursing agency failed to pay employees

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The owner of a Westbury-based home nursing company is accused of cheating her employees out of cash.

Officials say Linda Cunegin failed to pay more than $64,000 to at least nine employees.

The Queens woman owns Westbury-based Tri-County Home Nursing Services.

The 72-year-old allegedly exploited her employees by pocketing their wages.

Cunegin is due back in court next week.

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