Student-Aid Fraud Not Limited To Alabama State University, Official Says

Friday, January 4, 2013
Instances of student-aid fraud reported Wednesday at Alabama State University could go beyond the borders of the Montgomery-based college. A spokesman for ASU confirmed today the Alabama Bureau of Investigation is probing instances of student-aid fraud at the school, and said that university officials reported the fraud to the ABI when they discovered it in January 2012. He also said the fraud, which he described as "electronic in nature," is not isolated to ASU. "This is not an incident that is limited only to Alabama State University," said Director of Media Relations Kenneth Mullinax Jr. "This has been occurring, from what we understand, at other schools as well."

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