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Deputy being investigated for insurance fraud

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SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane County Sheriff Knezovich says one of his deputies has been placed on administrative leave while he is being investigated for fraud.

Deputy Jeremy Jeske was placed on paid administrative leave two weeks ago while he is being investigated for insurance fraud in both Washington and Idaho.

An insurance investigator is recommending the charge be filed against Jeske over an insurance claim he filed on his personal trailer.  


Knezovich says an investigation within the department will start this week.  


Jeske is a 15 year veteran of the Sheriff's Department and currently serves as the Regional Training Coordinator.  

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