Washington Man Charged in Two False Car Theft Claims

Ahmed Alzarook Mesbah was charged on Feb. 25 in King County Superior Court with two counts of insurance fraud, according to Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler.

Mesbah is accused of twice reporting a vehicle stolen to the Seattle Police Department and subsequently claiming each vehicle as a loss with GEICO. Investigators determined both vehicles were shipped to Liberia in October 2012.

Mesbah is scheduled to be arraigned on March 19.

Source: Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner