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The Ventura County Star reports that a former Oxnard police officer was sentenced to 120 days in Ventura County jail on Friday after pleading guilty to two counts of felony workers’ compensation insurance fraud.

Ventura County prosecutors said Edward Idukas, 28, told his supervisors on Dec. 29, 2009, that he had hurt his back. Idukas said the injury occurred while he was bending over in the police locker room.

An investigation was launched after authorities were tipped off about his claim. Investigators learned that Idukas was playing baseball on a weekly basis while he was out on disability. Surveillance video showed Idukas engaging in prolonged physical activity without any sign of pain or discomfort. During this time, Idukas told his doctors and physical therapists that he was too disabled to go back to work, prosecutors said.

In addition to being sentenced to jail, Idukas also was ordered to pay $120,702 in restitution. He no longer works for Oxnard police department..