Busted! 57-year- old charged with insurance fraud for ‘fake fall’ at work


Alexander Goldinsky, a 57-year-old  New Jersey man has been charged with insurance fraud after a surveillance camera caught him throwing ice on the floor at his workplace and seemingly staging a dramatic fall.

He has also been harged with one count of theft by deception, according to the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office.

In a video released by the department,  Goldinsky is seen looking around before tossing ice on the floor of his company’s break room.

He then stands over the ice for a few seconds, before taking a rather deliberate tumble to the ground. He then filed a false insurance claim for the ambulance service and treatment he received at a local hospital for his injuries.

Goldinsky, an independent contractor from Randolph, New Jersey, was subcontracted to the Woodbridge company when he staged the incident, the department added.

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