An upstate person has been billed with furnishing a forged COVID-19 vaccination card to his employer.
Point out Law enforcement mentioned the suspect, who was identified by WKTV in Utica as Devin R. Kemp, 24, of Eaton, was booked on felony 2nd-degree possession of a forged instrument.
The arrest stemmed from an investigation by the condition Department of Health’s Complaint Investigation Workforce, which had been contacted by a private corporation in Marcy, Condition Law enforcement stated.
The suspect was arraigned and is remaining held in Oneida County jail.
“This arrest ought to provide as a reminder that vaccine-connected fraud is felony habits with severe consequences. NYers can report vaccine-relevant fraud by calling 833-829-7226,” the department mentioned.