ALBANY – A man has pleaded guilty to collecting Medicaid benefits that he wasn't entitled to.
The Albany County D.A.'s Office says Ahmad Hussain lied about his job at the New York State Department of Health.
As a result, he collected $23,624 in benefits that he wasn't entitled to. Most of it has now been paid back.
Hussain now faces five years of felony probation, along with 300 hours of community service.
He is scheduled to be sentenced next month.