Prosecutors: Sexual Assaults Staged
By Marissa Cleaver
2009 01 23
KANSAS CITY, Mo. Federal Prosecutors say an alleged sexual assault and attack in the Waldo neighborhood was staged.
Federal prosecutors charged Julie Bernet, 39, of Bucrys, Mo. And Gordon Reabe, Jr., 33 of Lees Summit, Mo. with wire fraud on Thursday.
Court documents say Bernet and 23-year old Lindsey Crawford offered to pay Reabe $100,000 to duct tape them and assault both women inside Carwfords garage on Nov. 25, 2008….
Prosecutors say the women hoped the attacks would force a higher settlement of their sexual harassment lawsuit against a former employer….
Crawford has not been charged….(Full Story)