2011-04-07 / Police Reports

Woman Makes False Reports

A 22-year- old Franklin County woman has been cited for making false reports to law enforcement authorities after she told state police she was abducted at knife point.

Pennsylvania State Police in McConnellsburg reported Chelsea Barton of Waynesboro claimed she was taken from the parking lot at the McConnellsburg Sheetz at knife point on March 15 at 10:15 p.m. Police launched an investigation, which was recently wrapped up, and determined Barton falsified the incident.

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