Man caught on camera faking slip and fall

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Alexander Goldinsky was working as an independent contractor at Woodbridge, at company based in MA, when the incident took place. After dumping the ice and then throwing the cup in the trash, the 57-year-old turns and walks over to an ice cube, steps on it and "falls" to the floor.

It happened a year ago at an unnamed company in Woodbridge, where Goldinsky was working as an independent contractor. When the incident occurred Goldinsky was subcontracted to perform work at a company in Woodbridge.

A man from New Jersey was arrested trying to pull an insurance scam.

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CBS New York spoke with Goldinsky after his arrest.

Video released by the department appears to show Goldinsky looking around before tossing ice on the floor of his company's break room.

After his arrest, he was released with a summons until he faces a judge in February. Officials said he laid there until someone found him.

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According to prosecutors, he filed an insurance claim for both the ambulance service and the hospital treat sometime between September 1 and November 1, 2018.

He has been charged with one count of theft by deception and one count of third-degree fraudulent filing of an insurance claim.

"As is the case with all criminal defendants, the charges against Goldinsky are merely accusations and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty", the Middlesex County Prosecutor's Office added in a statement. "The investigation is active and continuing".

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