Sherri Papini, the California mom who faked her 2016 kidnapping, begins prison sentence

Sherri Papini, who faked her own kidnapping in 2016, has begun serving her 18-month prison sentence.Papini, 40, is being held at FCI Victorville, a...

November 11, 2022
4:08 AM

Sherri Papini, who faked her own kidnapping in 2016, has begun serving her 18-month prison sentence.Papini, 40, is being held at FCI Victorville, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. The facility has 1,836 male and female offenders, according to the agency's website.Papini was to turn herself in on Nov. 8 to federal authorities in Sacramento or at the federal prison.The medium-security facility is located in Victorville, a city in San Bernardino County.Woman charged with faking kidnapping leaves jailA Northern California woman who was arrested for allegedly faking her own 2016 kidnapping and lying to federal agents was released from jail on Tuesday.

Michele Chandler