LAWRENCE COUNTY, KY (WAVE) - An eastern Kentucky woman was arrested and charged after lying about being a tornado victim to get free lodging at a cabin, then threw a party with friends and damaging the shelter.
The Lawrence County Sheriff's Department arrested 31-year-old Christy Thompson after learning her home hadn't been destroyed by a tornado.
Deputies said Thompson allegedly had a party causing a loss of $500 or more the county.
Six other people have been served with criminal summonses in this case.
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