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In September 2009, Stephanie Jean Holanek, of Wilmington, reported a water damage claim to her insurance company as a result of a toilet overflowing on the main level of her residence. Upon investigation, however, the Department of Insurance alleges that her bowl indeed didn’t runneth over.

State Farm Fire and Casualty Insurance Company paid out $27,430 for expenses filed as part of the fraudulent claim, and then Holanek attempted to collect an additional $9,321 based on other fraudulent expenses.

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