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IE teen admits to making up sex assault story

December 1, 2010 12:00:00 AM PST
A 13-year-old Corona girl who claimed she was sexually assaulted on her way home from school apparently made up the incident.Police even released a sketch of the alleged assailant, the details of which were all fabricated by the teen.

The girl told investigators that the man grabbed her at River Road and Cota Street before sexually assaulting her behind a business.

Corona police said when they confronted the girl about inconsistencies in her story, she admitted lying about the assault to avoid getting in trouble for what she was really doing.