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Attorney General Josh Stein Announces Health Care Fraud and Aggravated Identity Theft Convictions

(RALEIGH) Attorney General Josh Stein announced today that Dr. Michael Alston Smith pled guilty to drug distribution, health care fraud, and aggravated identity theft in United States District Court in Charlotte. The conviction resolves allegations that Dr. Smith, a former Mount Holly family practice physician, illegally distributed controlled substances to female patients in exchange for sex acts.


Action Details

  • Date:June 1, 2018
  • Agency:North Carolina Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies