LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge held a news conference to discuss new developments made by the Medicaid Fraud Control Unit Thursday morning.

The Medicaid Fraud Control Unit investigates and prosecutes Medicaid fraud and the abuse/neglect of nursing home residents.

In 2015, Rutledge added sworn law enforcement officers to the unit. Since then, the unit has made arrests throughout the state.

A live stream will be available in the video player above.