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A pharmacy owner facing an indictment charging her with submitting millions of dollars in fraudulent claims to Medicare and Medicaid is expected to be arraigned today in federal court in Brooklyn, New York, according to the United States Department of Justice (DOJ).
Aleah Mohammed, aka “Aleah Haniff,” 33, of Queens, New York, was the owner and operator of 4 pharmacies: Superdrugs Inc., Superdrugs I Inc., Superdrugs II Inc. and S&A Superdrugs II Inc. Her pharmacies received approximately $7.9 million in fraudulent reimbursements from Medicare and Medicaid, from approximaely May 2015 through June 2018, when Mohammed was arrested on the complaint, DOJ officials said in a press release.