Mechanicsburg woman pleads guilty to filing false rape report

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A Cumberland County woman who lied to police about being raped in Silver Spring Township last month pleas guilty to filing a false report.  Cierra Reyes-Benitez, of Mechanicsburg, reported that she was abducted by two men, forced into the back of a van and raped. The incident allegedly happened in the 6600 block of Carlisle Pike.

Reyes-Benitez entered her guilty plea at a preliminary hearing Wednesday afternoon before District Justice Thomas Placey.  Her plea carries with it a fine of more than $500.

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