On Thursday, United States Attorney Beth Drake announced that two Conway chiropractors had been charged with Conspiracy to Commit Health Care Fraud. 46-year-old John Andrew Pienkos II of Little River and 49-year-old Alexander Tomovski of Murrells Inlet were both charged. Both men practiced in Conway.
The judge stated that the men will face a maximum prison sentence of ten years and a potential fine of up to $250,000. The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Postal Service. Assistant U.S. Attorney Winston David Holliday Jr. of the Columbia Office will be responsible for prosecuting the case.
At this point in time, both defendants are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Additional details about the indictment can be found here.