Columbus, OH – Billy Schloss of Port Jefferson (Shelby County) pleaded guilty in the Shelby County Court of Common Pleas to one count of workers’ compensation fraud for working while collecting benefits for a workplace injury.
SID received an allegation and opened an investigation that revealed Schloss was working general maintenance for a company in Port Jefferson maintaining and fixing rental properties from February to June 2014 while collecting temporary total disability from the Ohio BWC.
Schloss was sentenced Sept. 1 to five years of community service and ordered to pay $6,762.59 in restitution. If he violates his community control sanctions, he will be ordered to serve 180 days in the Shelby County Jail.
Source: Ohio BWC SID