Third family member charged in Medicaid fraud scheme


A third member of the same family is charged in a Medicaid fraud scheme.

65-year-old Georgina Felix of Rocky Hill was arrested Friday.

Authorities say she worked with her son and daughter-in-law to cheat the government out of thousands of dollars.

Related: New Britain man allegedly made bogus Medicaid claims totaling more than $20,000

William colon and Clara Rivera colon were arrested earlier this month.

Authorities say the two billed more than $50,000 for in-home care they never provided.


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