While the Health Insurance is accelerating its hunt for fraud with some 36,000 French people suspected of using a fake health pass, a small network that generated false certificates has been dismantled in the Loiret.
Four people were arrested and indicted for "fraud to the detriment of a social protection organization, possession and use of administrative bogus, fraudulent entry into an automated data processing system and endangering the lives of others" , according to a press release from the Orléans prosecutor's office.
The nurse generated a QR code on the Ameli site
Two members of this network were remanded in custody, two others are placed under judicial supervision, according to the same source.
From a police source, a fifth person, arrested Monday, the wife of one of the dealers, has not been indicted at this stage of the investigation.
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If the liberal nurse was unknown to justice, her three accomplices had already been convicted in cases related in particular to narcotics.
Still from police sources, the three individuals recovered the contact details of people seeking to obtain a health pass.
They transmitted them to the nurse who then generated a health pass on the health insurance site without having carried out the vaccine.
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According to the prosecution, the network would have "issued several dozen health passes for 350 euros per unit".
The police of the territorial direction of the judicial police of Orleans had been informed of a suspicion of trafficking of false health passes "during August".
From a police source, vaccinations have been declared in Le Havre, in Val-d'Oise and Loiret.