Rutledge Announces Medicaid Fraud Arrest of Pulaski County Man
October 8, 2015
LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced the arrest of a Pulaski County man by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.
Myron Thrash, 35, of Little Rock was arrested on one count of Medicaid fraud. Thrash was booked into the Pulaski County Jail where he is being held on a $2,500 bond. He is accused of billing for services not rendered between December 2012 and March 2013, totaling $846, a Class C felony.
Medicaid fraud occurs when Medicaid providers use the Medicaid program to obtain money to which they are not entitled.