A California lady went so far as faking her own kidnapping, sexual assault and theft in a plot to avoid paying her employees $9,000.
In accordance with reviews, 38-year-old Thelma Williams, from Lemon Township, tied herself up and gagged herself earlier than posting images and movies of herself to social media web site, Facebook.
The photographs, which had been posted on Wednesday confirmed Thelma who owns a trucking enterprise tied to a pole in her basement and gagged with girls’s underwear.
She additionally reported to Police round 2:30 p.m. that she acquired kidnapped at gunpoint at an intersection in Fresno on Saturday by two African American males carrying masks. She claimed she’d blacked out after being “struck or overwhelmed,” and had later woken up in Caruthers, certain and gagged.
In accordance with police, Thelma additionally claimed to have been a sufferer of sexual assault and likewise alleged that she acquired robbed of the $9,000 she meant to make use of to pay the employees of her household trucking enterprise.
However after an intensive investigation and a couple of.5 hours of police interrogation, Gonzalez confessed it was all a hoax.
At a press convention, Investigators revealed that Gonzalez made up the reported kidnapping as a result of she did not have the cash to pay two of the employees.
” The reality is Maria Gonzalez made up this whole story for the aim of letting somebody know that $9,000 had been stolen from her — $9,000 she was presupposed to pay to subcontractors,” Fresno Police Chief Jerry Dyer informed The Fresno Bee. “The truth is she didn’t have the $9,000 to pay the subcontractors, and that’s why she made up the complete story.”
Dyer stated that Gonzalez “at occasions gave the impression to be credible, after which at occasions there have been sure issues that had been stated that prompted detectives to imagine that maybe she was not credible.”
Police at the moment are engaged on a warrant for Gonzalez’s arrest for submitting a false police report.