Rutledge Announces Medicaid Fraud Arrest of Texas Man
October 13, 2015
LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced the arrest of a Texas man by the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.
DeAndre L. Taybore, 32, of Desoto, Texas, was arrested on one count of Medicaid fraud. Taybore 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 January 2013 and March 2013, totaling $1,243, a Class C felony.
Medicaid fraud occurs when Medicaid providers use the Medicaid program to obtain money to which they are not entitled.