Saint Lawrence County Sheriff's Deputies say 22 year old Katelyn Paretta of Hammond reported a dog bite to public health that she never actually received .
According to a press release sent out by the department, Paretta reported a dog bite to Saint Lawrence County public health on May 3, 2013.
After an investigation into the matter, Saint Lawrence County deputies say Paretta lied about the location of where she had been bitten, and gave a false description of the dog and owner.
Paretta was charged with Falsely Reporting an Incident in the third degree, a Class A Misdemeanor.
Saturday, October 22, 2016, Watertown, NY