PHILADELPHIA: ‘ TWO DEFENDANTS CHARGED WITH MEDICARE FRAUD ‘

#AceNewsServices – PHILADELPHIA – Nov.07 – Fritzroy Brown, 37, and Thael Kuran, 22, both of Philadelphia, PA, were charged today by indictment with conspiracy to commit health care fraud and making false statements in connection with health care matters, arising from their operation of Brotherly Love Ambulance, Inc., announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.

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PHILADELPHIA: ‘ TWO DEFENDANTS CHARGED WITH MEDICARE FRAUD ARISING ‘

Fritzroy Brown was also charged with theft of government funds and wire fraud for obtaining unemployment benefits while working full time at Brotherly Love Ambulance.

The indictment charges four other individuals with taking illegal kickbacks from Brotherly Love Ambulance and its employees.

According to the indictment, Craig Brown, 46, Derrick Brown, 44, William Conner, 61, and Keisha Regusters, 37, all of Philadelphia, PA, received kickbacks from the company to induce them to ride with Brotherly Love Ambulance or to induce other Medicare beneficiaries to ride with Brotherly Love Ambulance.

Craig Brown is also charged with making false statements in connection with health care matters; Derrick Brown and William Conner are charged with making false statements to federal agents. 

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