NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A Suffolk woman admitted to filing 900 Medicaid claims for care her company never provided.
She received $630,000.
42-year-old Janice Holland also pleaded guilty to alteration of records and identity theft, during her court appearance in Norfolk Tuesday.
She is scheduled to be sentenced in Norfolk Federal Court in January. She faces up to 20 years in prison.
Holland owned and operated a home health care business in Suffolk called "A Caring Hand Home Health Care Services Inc."
Camden County Sheriff Tony Perry said that during the last two weeks, incidents of breaking and entering and home or vehicle larceny have increased in two areas of the county.
A Facebook post helped Elizabeth City Police identify and locate the suspect of a hit-and-run incident involving a 3-year-old this week.
As Newport News Fire Chief Scott Liebold plans to retire at the end of this month, the city is looking for his replacement -- and they want your help.