Woman who faked armed robbery now in custody

WALTERBORO, SC (WCSC) - A woman who reported an armed at a Walterboro Security Finance on November 4 is now in custody for having faked the crime.

Amy Nicole Head of St. George, claimed two men robbed her at gunpoint and slammed her head into the counter and made off with an undisclosed amount of money.  Several law enforcement agencies conducted a search for the alleged suspects.

After further questioning and a polygraph test, investigators found inconsistencies in Head's story that lead them to believe her report was not true.

As a result of the investigation, Head is charged with breach of trust and making a false police report.

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