By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Eight Brooklyn men are accused in a $2 million COVID relief scheme.

Federal prosecutors allege the suspects filed fake unemployment claims.

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Investigators say the suspects posted pictures of themselves on social media posing with cash they got from unemployment.

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Six of the men were in Brooklyn federal court Wednesday.

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The feds are still looking for two other suspects.

CBSNewYork Team