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POLICE: Liberty Lake Woman Made Up Assault Story

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LIBERTY LAKE, Wash. - Liberty Lake Police say a woman who told them she was assaulted in late January made the whole story up. 

Police told KHQ on Wednesday the woman fabricated the story in order to get pity from her co-workers because she was at risk of losing her job. The woman is now facing charges for Filing a False Report. 

Police want to assure the public there is no threat in Liberty Lake, and there never really was, but they have to treat each case as a credible report. 
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