|Published:||Jan 08, 2014 1:33 PM EST|
|Updated:||Jan 08, 2014 9:17 PM EST|
TALLAHASSEE – The Attorney General's office arrested a Naples woman today on charges of Medicaid fraud and grand theft after allegedly defrauding the Medicaid program out of more than $60,000.
Barbara Hilliard Brown was arrested today on a felony warrant by investigators from the Attorney General's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit, with assistance from the Collier County Sheriff’s Office.
Brown is charged with one count of Medicaid Fraud, a first-degree felony, and she is charged with two counts of grand theft, both second-degree felonies. If convicted, she faces up to 60 years in prison and more than $300,000 in fines.