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Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater today announced the arrest of five individuals on grand theft and insurance fraud charges for their involvement in a staged accident that resulted in fraudulent Personal Injury Protection (PIP) billings totaling nearly $40,000.
CFO and State Fire Marshal Jeff Atwater today released the following statement about the line-of-duty shooting death of a Leon County Sheriff’s deputy.
Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater today announced the arrest of Caribe Evans, 36, for using stolen identities to steal more than $30,000 in taxpayer-funded food assistance benefits. The charges follow a two-year investigation into Evans’ U.S. Department of Agriculture vendor-approved shell company, Green Thumb Farmers Market. Evans was found to be using the business to steal public assistance benefits with Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards that he had fraudulently obtained with stolen identities.

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