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Lithonia Woman Accused of Fraudulently Obtaining More than $355K from Georgia Medicaid

On Tuesday, July 29, 2014, a DeKalb County Grand Jury charged Shirley Dorsey, of Lithonia, Ga., with one count of Medicaid Fraud (O.C.G.A. § 49-4-146.1(b)), one count of violating the Georgia Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (RICO) (O.C.G.A. § 16-14-4(a)), one count of Theft by Taking (O.C.G.A. § 16-8-2), two counts of Forgery (O.C.G.A. § 16-9-1(a) ), four counts of Identity Theft (O.C.G.A. § 16-9-121) and two counts of False Writings (O.C.G.A. § 16-10-20). Ms. Dorsey is accused of obtaining over $355,000 through the fraudulent billing of Georgia Medicaid.


Action Details

  • Date:July 30, 2014
  • Agency:Georgia Department of Law
  • Enforcement Types:
    • State Enforcement Agencies