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Zachary woman accused of Medicaid fraud

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BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - A 36-year-old Zachary woman is accused of defrauding the state's Medicaid program out of thousands of dollars and laundering more than $100,000 through her Baton Rouge personal care agency.

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell says agents arrested Sekari Washington Davis this week following a joint investigation involving the Attorney General Office's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the FBI into Distinctive Healthcare Services LLC, a personal care agency.

Davis was booked with a total of seven felony counts: one count of criminal conspiracy to commit Medicaid fraud; two counts of Medicaid fraud; one count of theft by fraud of $1,500 or more; two counts of filing or maintaining false public records; and one count of money laundering $100,000 or more.

It was unclear whether Davis has an attorney.

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