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Louisville woman arrested for Medicaid fraud

Labeatris Estes, Source: Attorney General office Labeatris Estes, Source: Attorney General office
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A Louisville woman is facing charges for filing false claims to her former employer, Attorney General Jim Hood announced Wednesday.

Labeatris Estes, 31, was arrested Tuesday by the Mississippi Attorney General's Office Medicaid Fraud Control Unit following her recent indictment by a Rankin County grand jury.

Estes is accused of filing Medicaid claims for more than $10,000 for home health services that she did not provide.

Estes faces up to 15 years in prison and $150,000 in fines if convicted.

She was booked into the Rankin County Detention Center.

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