Fictitious Boy at Center of Cancer Hoax

Colorado woman investigated for creating a fake obituary about a 10-year-old with Leukemia.
3:00 | 11/05/12

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Colorado and investigations under -- after ten year old boy stricken with cancer. Capture the attention of some local residents turns out though the story. Was all a hoax a woman apparently made the story up about Alex Jordan suppose a ten year old with leukemia. This photo of Alex was used on -- FaceBook page is actually a south African boy with cancer. Another woman who started the story didn't -- -- donations and authorities are looking find out a motive and try to -- if infection broke any laws.

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