36 Indicted in Alleged Insurance Fraud Scheme in Indiana
Federal prosecutors in Indiana have indicted 36 people in an insurance fraud scheme alleging they staged car crashes and filed false insurance claims.
The indictment alleges 56-year-old Michael W. Burris Sr., his 53-year-old wife, Lisa, and others planned a series of automobile crashes in the Evansville area.
The 36 suspects arrested on Nov. 10 face wire fraud, mail fraud and other charges.
Court records did not show an attorney for the Burrises.