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Attorney General Pam Bondi's Office Announces the Arrest of Mother and Daughter-in-Law Duo for More Than $70,000 of Medicaid Fraud

Tallahassee, Fla.-Attorney General Pam Bondi's Office announced the arrest of a mother and daughter-in-law duo for allegedly committing more than $70,000 in Medicaid fraud. Jennifer Kester and Lucy Watson allegedly ran a scheme that involved Kester and Watson billing the Medicaid program for services that were not actually provided to Watson's developmentally disabled son. According to the investigation, Watson, as the guardian of her son, submitted timesheets for work that was not provided.


Action Details

  • Date:February 20, 2014
  • Agency:Florida Attorney General
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies