Atlanta woman found guilty in AFLAC fraud case

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – The final defendant in a two-year long federal investigation into insurance scam involving former AFLAC employees has been found guilty in federal court.

Veronica Kirk Scott of Atlanta was convicted Thursday of one count of health care fraud.

She faces five years in prison when she's sentenced on April 26.

Twenty people were charged in the investigation that cost the insurance giant more than $800,000.

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