Crime

Ann Crall, accused cancer faker, is Lakewood cop's wife, and other officers donated thousands

Suddenly, people allegedly pretending to have cancer for personal gain are everywhere. Hot on the heels of the jail sentence leveled against admitted cancer-faking hottie Tausha Marsh, we learn about a grand jury indictment against Ann Crall, who's said to have collected nearly $60,000 for a bogus illness.

The capper? Many of the donors were Lakewood police officers -- and colleagues of Crall's husband.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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