5 Gloucester Men Indicted For Unemployment Fraud

5 men from Gloucester County are indicted by Attorney General Jason Miyares’ Unemployment Compensation Fraud Unit. Each of the men were charged with felony obtain money by false pretense and felony conspiracy to obtain money by false pretense. Last March Attorney General Miyares was asked by the Virginia Employment Commission to help prosecute fraudulent claims for unemployment compensation. The Unemployment Compensation Fraud Unit was created in response and announced its first indictments in September.