was hired by the company in 2004, according to his
LinkedIn profile, and is accused of stealing from LabCorp
from 2007 to the end of September.
analyzes blood samples for physicians.
Engle was the St. Louis regional manager for LabCorp.
According to the charges, Engle
created a company called OptiClean, then billed LabCorp
for work that was never done.
OpticClean was created Jan. 25, 2008, and Engle was the registered agent, according to records with the Missouri Secretary of State's office.
OptiClean was presented as a cleaning service.
The Secretary of State's office dissolved OptiClean later in 2008 for not filing an annual registration report.
A federal grand jury indicted Engle
on Nov. 9 on a charge of wire fraud.
allegedly created false invoices from OptiClean and then, in his
capacity as a LabCorp
supervisor, faxed them to LabCorp in North Carolina.
Posted in Crime on Friday, November 11, 2011 4:32 pm Updated: 5:13 pm. | Tags: St. Peters Mo, Eric Engle
, Fraud, Labcorp