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$1.8 million Workers’ Comp Scam Leads to the Arrest of Jacksonville Company Owner

Florida's Chief Financial Officer, Jimmy Patronis, has announced the recent arrest of Jeovane Felizardo, owner of JJF Construction Services, LLC, after a workers' compensation fraud investigation. The probe revealed that Felizardo allegedly used various local money service businesses to cash checks in an alleged attempt to illegally conceal his total payroll from his workers’ compensation insurance provider to avoid higher premium costs.

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