QVC has suspended 200 employees at its Rocky Mount, N.C., distribution plant for potentially fraudulent 401(k) hardship withdrawals, Workforce Management reports.

In a letter mailed to employees on Aug. 4, QVC Vice President Nick Brecker said the company had received the applications through the plan’s administrator, Fidelity Investments, and suspects the supporting documentation may not be valid. QVC tells the employees that they have two days to schedule an appointment with a human resources or loss-prevention specialist to state their case.

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