Wednesday, September 16, 2009

Ashley Atkinson arrested for falsely reporting rape

Nice to see that no one was arrested in this case except the false accuser.

Ashley Atkinson arrested for filing false rape report

A Frankfort woman has been arrested after falsely accusing two men of rape, according to the Kentucky State Police.

Ashley Atkinson, 19, was arrested Tuesday for falsely reporting an incident. She is being held at the Franklin County Regional Jail on $2,000 full cash bond.

State troopers responded to a report of a sexual assault at 1:45 a.m. Tuesday. Atkinson told the troopers she had been raped by two men.

During the investigation she confessed that she was lying, according to a release.

If convicted, Atkinson faces up to 12 months in jail.