Persky and Dunkel were convicted by a federal jury late last year following a seven day trial. Persky was convicted of ten counts of wire fraud and eight counts of mail fraud, and Dunkel of six counts of wire fraud and six counts of mail fraud, for their scheme to defraud
"These sentences reinforce the jury's verdict and send the clear message that those who defraud the insurance system for their own personal gain will be punished," said Olson. "This office will continue to work closely with our federal and state law enforcement partners to vigorously investigate and prosecute financial fraud. I commend the cooperative efforts that resulted in this successful prosecution."
The case was investigated by the
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