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Police say victim in violent home invasion made everything up

VERSAILLES, Ky. (WKYT) - Police say the man who claimed he was the victim of a violent home invasion earlier this month now admits he made up the story.

Police say Alvin Manley first told them he was shot during the home invasion on Dale Avenue in Versailles, but after being confronted with evidence, police say Manley admitted he made the whole thing up, to cover up the fact he accidentally shot himself in the stomach.

Manley now faces charges of falsely reporting an incident.


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