Lake County Woman Arrested for Making False Claim About Assault

A Lake County woman has been arrested for making a false claim about an assault. According to the Lake County District Attorney’s Perjury Investigation Unit, 23-year-old Danee Kristine Patterson perjured herself when she stated that her employer, with whom she denied having any romantic relationship, had assaulted her. Patterson could get a maximum seven-year sentence for her testimony if convicted.