Federal and International, Law and Order

Suburban Chicago Dentist Sentenced to Two and a Half Years in Federal Prison

For Orchestrating $1.2 Million Fraud Scheme

(MGN)

Chicago, IL-(ENEWSPF)- A suburban Chicago dentist has been sentenced to two and a half years in federal prison for fraudulently obtaining $1.2 million in medical care loans for purported dental work that was never performed.

MICHAEL D. EGAN, 57, of Orland Park, Ill., pleaded guilty earlier this year to a wire fraud charge.  U.S. District Judge Edmond E. Chang imposed the sentence on Tuesday after a hearing in federal court in Chicago.

The sentence was announced by

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