Montgomery County dentist accused of stealing $11,000 on fake claim

Martin Sorbero Martin Sorbero | Photo: New York State Police.

April 04, 2017 02:32 PM

CANAJOHARIE - A dentist from Montgomery County is under arrest, accused of stealing thousands of dollars.

Martin Sorbero, 62, operates a dental office in Canajoharie.

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State police say he stole $11,000 by forging a patient's signature on a Care Credit application, then falsely reporting that he completed dental work on that patient.

Police say numerous other victims have been identified including a dead woman.

Additional charges are expected.

Anyone who believes they may be a victim should call State Police at (518) 853-3724 or the Canajoharie Police at (518) 673-3111.


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