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      Traverse City woman facing charges after lying about being raped

      Mikayla Lynn Zachman-Clark is facing charges after lying about being raped.

      A Traverse City woman is facing criminal charges after lying about being raped to officials.

      According to court records, Mikayla Lynn Zachman-Clark, 18, made a report on October 3 that Sonny Bernhardt forced her to take a pill and then sexually assaulted her.

      Bernhardt denied the claim and in November of 2013 Zachman-Clark admitted that she lied about being sexually abused by Bernhardt.

      Zachman-Clark now faces the criminal charge of False Report of a Felony with a maximum sentence of 4 years in prison and/or $2,000.