Kentucky woman arrested after allegedly faking cancer diagnosis, raising $10K in donations 02/24/2019 8:46 pm PST Comments WGHP / Kenton County via WGHP: COVINGTON, Ky. (WGHP) -- A Kentucky woman has been arrested after allegedly faking a cancer diagnosis and taking thousands of dollars in donations from co-workers and others, FOX News reported. Jessica Krecskay, 25, was arrested on Feb. 14 on felony theft charges. She could face up to 10 years in jail. Krecskay reportedly collected about $10,000 in donations over a several-year period after telling people she had ovarian cancer. Police began investigating the woman after people called saying they thought her cancer story was not true. MORE: Kentucky woman arrested after allegedly faking cancer diagnosis, raising $10K in donations - WGHP #Cincinnati #Kentucky #Theft #WGHP Related Stories Mother jailed for faking daughter's cancer diagnosis Homeless vet, couple charged for deceiving donors out of $400k in GoFundMe scam Parents charged with faking son's brain cancer to scam people Mom busted for posing as doctor, claiming son had cancer, speaks out Scam victims pay $306K for counterfeit gold dust in hotel-room deal Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.