Deputies: Hopewell man accused of filing false insurance claim on stolen car

Deputies say a 69-year-old Hopewell resident was arrested on insurance fraud charges following an investigation into a claim made with his insurance company.

Dean F. Gay, 69, of Hopewell was charged with fourth-degree insurance fraud – a Class E felony on Saturday.

He’s accused of filing a false claim of a stolen vehicle with his insurance company.

Gay was issued an appearance ticket for the charge and will answer the charge in Hopewell Town Court at a later date.

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