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Warrants issued for woman who faked cancer

Teryn Applegate (Source: Facebook) Teryn Applegate (Source: Facebook)
JEFFERSONVILLE, IN (WAVE) - A woman who claimed to be dying of cancer took advantage of people who wanted to help. Now she has an arrest warrant has been issued for her in Clark County.

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Investigators say Teryn Applegate told her family and community she was diagnosed with a terminal brain cancer and only had months to live. The donations poured in and communities across southern Indiana held fundraisers for Applegate.

Applegate was originally arrested in Harrison County. She is now also wanted in Clark County on a theft charge for the same reason.

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