Monday, December 5, 2011

Woman sent to prison for false rape claim

A 30-year-old woman has been sent to prison in Guernsey after falsely claiming she was raped.

Joanna Gallienne admitted perverting the course of justice and was been given a 13 week sentence.

She was in a civil partnership with another woman when the incident happened in May.

Police investigated the matter although they did not believe her. The man involved was never arrested.