Cop accused of iPhone theft now faces health care fraud charge

A Pleasantville police officer who was charged with stealing an iPhone has now also been accused of committing health care fraud for years, officials said.

Juan Forero, 34, of Pleasantville, was arrested and charged with theft by unlawful taking after removing an Apple iPhone 7 Plus from a shopping cart at ShopRite in Somers Point in April, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office said last week.

While investigating the theft, authorities learned Forero had been listing his former wife as a beneficiary on his health care plan even though they divorced in 2011, authorities said.

As a result, Blue Cross Blue Shield paid …read more

Source: NJ.com Atlantic

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