Sherri Papini

Sherri Papini pleads guilty to kidnapping hoax that led to massive search

Sherri Papini pleads guilty to kidnapping hoax that led to massive search

Sherri Papini, the California woman whose disappearance made national headlines and sparked a massive search before she reappeared on Thanksgiving day in 2016, pleaded guilty on Monday to faking her own kidnapping and lying to the FBI. The 39-year-old from Redding, in the state’s far north, did not offer any explanation for the elaborate hoax or why…