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Police: Mother Lied About Her Baby's Abduction

Posted March 29, 2005 7:28 a.m. EST

— Charlotte police said a woman made up a story about her baby being abducted so police could find her car.

Officers said Rachel Beharry reported her car and child missing Monday afternoon.

Dozens of officers took part in a search, and they found the car 45 minutes later. But the baby was not inside.

The child was later found safe at home.

Beharry has been charged with filing a false police report.