Medford Police: Woman Wanted for False Rape Report

Medford police are looking for a woman who filed a false rape report in April that led to a mistaken arrest.

Officials said the woman falsely identified herself as Amanda Rodriguez before accusing a Medford resident of sexually assaulting her. The report led to an investigation and an arrest in the case.

After taking a man into custody, detectives continued looking into her story and discovered that she had lied about who she was and what happened.

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The man was immediately released and now police are working to identify the woman and bring her up on charges for filing the false report.

(H/T Universal Hub)