Sugarcreek Borough police filed a criminal complaint against Tiesha Jones, 29 of Franklin, for False Reports.
On September 13, 2017, an investigation was started into a reported kidnapping, unlawful restraint, false imprisonment and rape which was to have taken place over a nine day span.
During the course of the investigation multiple search warrants and interviews were conducted. At the conclusion of information gathering it was apparent that Jones’ report was not consistent with what the investigation revealed.
During a secondary interview with Jones she revealed to the investigator that she had made up the story as to not get into trouble for a probation violation.
Jones was arraigned before District Justice Lowrey on one charge of False Reports (M2) and remanded to Venango County Jail on $10,000 monetary bail.