KY woman ordered to repay donors after faking cancer

Source: WXIX

KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (FOX19) -- A northern Kentucky woman is going to jail after she was accused of collecting thousands of dollars in donations while pretending to have cancer.

A judge sentenced Jessica Krecskay Monday to 60 days in jail, five years probation, and she must also repay the nearly $15,000 that she took from her victims

Prosecutors believe that from 2013 to 2017, Krecskay claimed she had cancer, which was not true.

She must report for jail on Friday.

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