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Published: Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 11:30 a.m. CDT

David Patrick Love, 44, of Lorimor was charged 7:03 p.m. Friday at the Union County Law Enforcement Center for second-degree fraudulent practice and tampering with records.

According to a Creston Police report, Love documented and submitted Medicaid claims in which he personally provided respite care services totaling 290.75 hours to medicaid clients from Feb. 1 to 28, 2011. Medicare paid Love for those claims. However, documentation by the United States Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs enforcement shows Love was actually out of the country during the stated time period of the Medicare claims.

Value of fraudulent claims are $3,664.13.

Love was released on $5,000 bond.


Kyle Blackburn and Jacob Blackburn, 806 N. Vine St., were referred to juvenile authorities 11 a.m. Saturday at their residence for burglary.

Kyle Blackburn and Jacob Blackburn were released to their mother.


Cassandra Jo Larkin, 27, 301 W. Montgomery St. Apt. 2, was charged 6:35 p.m. Saturday on a Union County warrant for probation violation.

Larkin is being held on $10,000 bond.

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