Tag: Valley Stream

Valley Stream Man Charged With $1M Medicaid Fraud

A medical supply company owner from Valley Stream was indicted for stealing more than $1 million by billing Medicaid for expensive nutritional formula while supplying patients with a lower-priced substitute, authorities said.

Calif. Man Gets 25 Years for Killing Ex-wife’s Boyfriend

A California man was sentenced Tuesday to 25 years to life in prison for fatally shooting his estranged wife’s 34-year-old boyfriend in Valley Stream two years ago.

Ex-Doc from Valley Stream Sentenced for Selling Pain Pills

A former doctor from Valley Stream was sentenced Friday to more than four years in federal prison for illegally prescribing the addictive painkiller oxycodone in exchange for cash to patients who were addicted to the pills.

3 Men Get Prison for Valley Stream Kidnapping, Assault

The last of three men who admitted to kidnapping and assaulting a Valley Stream man last year was sentenced to five years in prison on Wednesday.

Valley Stream Heroin Dealer Who Caused Fatal ODs Gets 9 Years

A Valley Stream heroin dealer was sentenced Wednesday nine years in prison for selling a version of the drug that was linked to two fatal overdoses and several other non-fatal ODs.

Valley Stream Contractor Charged With $700K Wage Theft

A contractor from Valley Stream was arrested for allegedly cheating 10 workers out of nearly $700,000 in wages and benefits on taxpayer-funded New York City public school construction projects, authorities said.

3-Ex NYPD Cops from Long Island Charged With Bribery

Three former New York City police officers from Long Island were implicated in an alleged scheme to rush gun permit licenses in exchange for bribes, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.

2 Found Dead in Burning Car at Green Acres Mall

Two women were found inside a burning car in the Green Acres Mall parking garage late Sunday night, but investigators do not suspect foul play, Nassau County police said.

3 Long Islanders Charged in NYC Pill Mill Bust

Three Long Island medics were among 13 suspects arrested Friday for alleged roles in a scheme to bilk Medicaid and Medicare by having patients undergo unnecessary tests in exchange for painkillers, authorities said.

Massapequa Preserve Homicide Victim Identified as Valley Stream Man

The victim's body was found near Seaview Avenue and Ocean Avenue in Massapequa Preserve on March 23.