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Apex Woman Pleads Guilty To Impersonating Air Force Officer

Posted September 26, 2005 4:56 a.m. EDT

— An Apex woman pleaded guilty Monday to impersonating a U.S. Air Force captain.

Authorities say Lisa Phillips duped Meredith College out of $42,000 in tuition. Prosecutors say she lied about fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq, and about being injured in battle.

Meredith College will not officially comment on the case.