ATLANTA – Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner John F. King announced today that his Criminal Investigations Division has taken out a warrant on Joel Brooks, 32, of Loganville, for insurance fraud.

“Mr. Brooks is accused of attempting to illegally secure $37,100 in insurance funds for a lost piece of jewelry,” said Commissioner King. “He submitted the claim and an appraisal for the jewelry to Farmers Insurance after already being reimbursed by another insurance company for the same loss.”

Anyone with information on this case should call the Criminal Investigations Divison’s warrant line at 404-463-6363.

Commissioner King’s Criminal Investigations Division is coordinating with the Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office on this investigation.

The mission of the Office of the Insurance and Safety Fire Commissioner is to protect Georgia families by providing access to vital insurance products and safe buildings through fair regulation that creates economic opportunities for all Georgians.

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