COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's deputies assisted the Florida Department of Financial Services Division of Insurance Fraud with an investigation at Fruit Dynamics and Incredible Fresh Seafood on Mercantile Avenue today.
A search warrant was served there, and 16 people were taken into custody. The suspects are accused of using the Social Security numbers of victims who are deceased and alive to get employment. This is a third degree felony.
Authorities are currently looking for more suspects.
The owners of Fruit Dynamics and Incredible Fresh Seafood will not be charged.