Mitchell County pharmacist indicted on Medicaid fraud
February 15, 2008
Camilla- A Mitchell County pharmacist is indicted on Medicaid fraud charges.
J. Harris Morgan Junior is accused of submitting nearly a half million dollars worth of fraudulent Medicaid claims through Thrift Center Pharmacy and Option Care in Camilla. He's a pharmacist owner there.
Prosecutors say the claims were for a drug called Synagis, used to treat children with respiratory problems.
The indictment states the claims were filed over the last eight years and total $419,012.39. Morgan has not been arrested.