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Woman Charged with Impersonating Sister for Medical Care

Guilford woman charged with impersonation and identity theft in Naugatuck.

A Guilford woman was arrested in Naugatuck Monday for allegedly attempting to use her sister’s insurance to get medical services at Family Foot Care.

Naugatuck officers responded to Family Foot Care Monday for an impersonation complaint. After an investigation, Ijeoma Uju, 35, of Schoolside Lane, Guilford, was arrested and charged with criminal impersonation and identity theft in the third degree.

According to police, Uju used her sister’s ID at the medical offices in order to get care through her sister’s insurance.

Uju was released on $15,000 bond with a court date set for May 21 in Waterbury Superior Court.
Susan P O'Bernier May 17, 2014 at 06:45 AM
Humor I love it...
Justine Walsh May 17, 2014 at 07:16 AM
I bet if we investigated 50% of medical insurance claims, we would find a certain percentage of insurance fraud on both sides of the coin. Meaning, insurance fraud would be discovered on both sides , individuals and doctors' offices / medical offices illegally billing insurance companies for XY&Z...
SILENT WOLF May 17, 2014 at 09:47 AM
What a fungus situation to be in.Maybe she'll corn around and plead the feet .
chuck May 17, 2014 at 11:05 AM
In my obunion, her feet should be held to the fire.
citizen May 17, 2014 at 12:15 PM
I wonder who ended up footing the bill?

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