Woman arrested for allegedly selling fake insurance policies

Woman arrested for allegedly selling fake insurance policies
Amarilis Naranjo-Hernandez (Source: LMDC)
Amarilis Naranjo-Hernandez (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A woman was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly selling at least seven fake insurance policies.

Police said Amarilis Naranjo-Hernandez, 44, used a common scheme that utilized authentic-looking insurance cards to trick victims into buying fake auto policies. Naranjo-Hernandez also would allegedly perform average tasks that any insurance agent would.

After serving a search warrant at Naranjo-Hernandez's business location, police revealed several fraudulent insurance cards.

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Collectively, victims lost $1,770.

Naranjo-Hernandez was charged with one count of fraudulent insurance acts and one count of theft by deception.

Those who believe they may have purchased a fraudulent policy from Naranjo-Hernandez can call Louisville Metro Police at (502) 574-7060.

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