Officials: Atlanta man faked police report for insurance fraud scheme
Tyrone Bernard Briscoe (Office of the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner) ATLANTA – Georgia officials are searching for a suspect wanted for over a dozen counts of forgery and insurance fraud in Atlanta. GET BREAKING NEWS EMAIL ALERTS FROM FOX 5
The Office of the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner say they have issued warrants for the arrest of 35-year-old Atlanta resident Tyrone Bernard Briscoe charging him with insurance fraud, 16 counts of first-degree forgery, and making false statements. According to investigators, Briscoe submitted a burglary claim with his insurance provider on Jan.
1 for over £42,000. In their investigation, officials say they discovered that the suspect submitted fraudulent invoice receipts, credit card statements, a faked lease agreement and even a faked report from the Atlanta Police Department.
If you have seen Briscoe, please call the Criminal Investigations Division’s warrant line at 404-463-6363. WATCH: FOX 5 NEWS LIVE COVERAGE _____