Gwinnett Couple Pleads Guilty to Stealing $1.4 Million from Georgia Medicaid
On March 6, 2015, Olufemi Afuape and Oluyemisi Afuape of Lilburn, Ga., pled guilty to one count of Medicaid Fraud (O.C.G.A. § 49-4-146.1(b)(1)) and one count of Conspiracy to Defraud the State (O.C.G.A. § 16-10-21(a)). Oluyemisi Afuape was sentenced to three years house arrest, followed by 12 years of probation. Olufemi Afuape was sentenced to three years work release at the Gwinnett Detention Center, followed by 12 years of probation. They were ordered to pay $1,407,325.50 in restitution to the Georgia Department of Community Health.
- Date:March 11, 2015
- Agency:Georgia Attorney General
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