Nurse worked six days in nine years

Nov. 23, 2011 at 4:07 PM   |   0 comments

BOLOGNA, Italy, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Italian police said they arrested a nurse with the National Health System accused of using bogus excuses to work only six days in nine years.

Police said the 45-year-old Bologna woman, whose name was not released, used work-avoiding "tricks" including two false pregnancies and obtaining fraudulent sick notes from doctors, ANSA reported Wednesday.

Authorities said the woman is accused of defrauding the state.

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