North Carolina Woman Accused of Faking Her Own Murder

According to a statement issued by the Franklin Police Department via Facebook on Monday, 37-year-old Margaret Frances “Maggie” Elizabeth Sweeney had been arrested by the department. The statement added that Sweeney has since been charged with multiple misdemeanors.

The charges include “making a false report to a police station, a false report of serious injury or death through telephone, and resisting a public officer.”