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Dec 3, 2018

Man Accused of Fraudulently Charging Virginia Medicaid $4.5M

Man Accused of Fraudulently Charging Virginia Medicaid $4.5M

The owner of a Fairfax County home health care company is behind bars accused of billing the state for millions in fraudulent claims.

Nov 1, 2017

Scammers Tried to Profit Off Woman's Death on Highway

Scammers Tried to Profit Off Woman's Death on Highway

Scammers tried to benefit from the death of a woman who was killed on a highway in Virginia when a 12-year-old boy plunged from an overpass on Saturday.

Mar 10, 2017

Va. Woman Collected Welfare While Husband Earned Millions

Va. Woman Collected Welfare While Husband Earned Millions

A Virginia woman has been charged with four counts of welfare fraud for collecting over $100,000 in benefits while her husband was earning $1.5 million per-year as an attorney.

Oct 29, 2016

Man Charged With Filing Fake Voter Registration Applications

Man Charged With Filing Fake Voter Registration Applications

A former resident of Alexandria, Virginia, faces up to 40 years in prison after he allegedly used fake names to fill out voter registration applications.

Nov 6, 2015

Fairfax County Men Caught With ATM Skimming Device, Police Say

Fairfax County Men Caught With ATM Skimming Device, Police Say

Two Fairfax County men were arrested in a Richmond suburb after police say they were caught using a skimming device at a bank ATM machine.

Jan 9, 2015

Va. Man Arrested in Fraud Scheme

Va. Man Arrested in Fraud Scheme

Richard Hare has been arrested for felony contract fraud and deceptive business practices.

Aug 12, 2014

McLean Dermatologist Indicted for Fraud, Misleading Patients

McLean Dermatologist Indicted for Fraud, Misleading Patients

A dermatologist who owns several clinics across Northern Virginia has been indicted for misleading cancer patients and defrauding healthcare programs.

Jul 18, 2014

Va. Woman Sentenced for Tax Fraud

Va. Woman Sentenced for Tax Fraud

Thuy Tien Le, 41, of Sterling, Va., was sentenced Friday to 36 months in prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for preparing false income tax returns and committing wire fraud, in connection...

Oct 22, 2013

Metro Station Manager Arrested in Farecard Scheme

Metro Station Manager Arrested in Farecard Scheme

A Metro station manager is accused of collecting paper farecards from passengers and loading the amounts onto SmarTrip cards to resell them, News4 has learned exclusively.

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.

David Culver was born and raised in Fairfax, and after an internship at News4 and stints as a reporter, anchor and producer for WAVY-TV, the NBC station in Norfolk, he joined News4 in December 2012. Follow David on Twitter.