Friday, August 6, 2010

Police say report of sexual assault was unfounded

McMinnville police have cited a 22-year-old woman with filing a false report after she claimed she was sexually assaulted in the Cozine area.

Kendra Vandecoevering of 865 13th Court, Lafayette, said a stranger accosted her at knife point, held her overnight and raped her. She later admitted the incident didn't happen, police said.

A police department spokesman said his office will be seeking restitution for expenses involved investigating the false report.

[FRS COMMENT] - Gee, restitution for the false report. What a great deterrent.