MORRISTOWN, NJ - Lynneann K. Groves (a/k/a/ Lynne Groves) has been arrested on forgery and perjury related charges, announced Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp and Acting Chief of Investigations Christoph Kimker.
According to authorities, the Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Family Part received documents, filed on behalf of Lynne Groves in a Family Part matter. The documents submitted to the court were medical invoices totaling $2,800. An investigation revealed that the documents submitted were fraudulent, they said.
The defendant has been charged with the following offenses:
• 1 count of Forgery, in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:21-1a(1), a crime of the Third degree;
• 1 count of Perjury, in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:28-1a, a crime of the Third degree; and
• 1 count of Falsifying Records, in violation of N.J.S.A. 2C:21-4a, a crime of the Fourth degree.
A criminal complaint is merely an accusation. Despite this accusation, this defendant is presumed innocent until she is proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.