A Pennsylvania woman fled the country and faked her own death in order to avoid charges of making a false accusation of sexual assault, even though women who are convicted of such charges rarely face any serious punishment.
Oksana Olkesandrivna Brown, 46, had been trailed by two Walmart loss prevention officers after she was suspected of shoplifting back in April 2018. Brown, who briefly served as a Baltimore City police officer between October 2010 and June 2011, was identified as the alleged shoplifter using security footage.
She would eventually claim that the state trooper who served her a warrant for the theft had sexually assaulted her. The police officer’s dash camera recorded the encounter and proved Brown lied, The Daily Voice reported.
Brown pleaded guilty to retail theft and was sentenced to two years of probation and 50 hours of community service. She was also banned from the Walmart store where she stole $30 worth of merchandise.
She was then charged with filing