OLYMPIA, Wash. – Satrauna Turk, 56, of Renton, pleaded guilty in King County Superior Court of filing a fraudulent insurance claim, a felony. She will serve 240 hours of community service in lieu of 30 days in jail, reimburse $2,180 to Progressive Insurance and pay $800 in court fees.
Turk was charged in March 2017 after an investigation by Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler’s Criminal Investigations Unit (CIU). According to the charges, Turk submitted falsified medical bills totaling more than $12,600 for herself and her three children to Progressive Insurance after a vehicle collision. She originally pleaded not guilty but changed her plea in lieu of going to trial.