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A.G. Schneiderman Announces Arrest Of Capital Region Personal Care Aides For Allegedly Defrauding Medicaid For Services Never Provided

ALBANY- Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced the arrest of personal care aides Robert Lee Van Horne and Nicholas Gallup in Albany. Van Horne and Gallup were arraigned in Albany City Court in front of the Hon. William Carter. Van Horne, 33 and Gallup, 27, both of Schenectady, were arraigned on multiple counts of Falsifying Business Records in the First Degree, and Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree, both Class E felonies. It is charged that both defendants caused more than 50 false entries in the business records of Capital District Physicians Health Plan (CDPHP), a Medicaid Managed Care contractor for New York State, located in the City of Albany, and stole property in excess of one thousand dollars.


Action Details

  • Date:June 16, 2015
  • Agency:New York Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies