Would you look at that? Actual fake news!
A Texas teen who alleged three African-American men abducted and raped her in early March admitted it was all a hoax on Tuesday.
According to the Dallas News, Breana Harmon Talbott (above) was arrested on Wednesday for making a false report to police. The Denison Police Department called her story "unfounded" in a news release on Facebook.
The 18-year-old was reported missing by her fiancée on March 8 and was later found in a church, bloodied and only in her shirt, bra, and underwear. There were visible cuts and scratches on her body.
Talbott told authorities that "three black males" wearing ski masks had abducted her from the apartment and took her to a wooded area where they sexually assaulted her.
But the inconsistencies in her story quickly began to raise doubt with officials. Denison Police Chief Jay Burch said in the Facebook post: