NYC School Worker Fired for Faking a Death

Joan Bennett allegedly told officials that her daughter died in Costa Rica.
0:42 | 01/10/12

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Well this morning a school worker is fired after she admitted faking her all -- daughter's death even providing a death certificate. So she could spend more time vacationing in Costa Rica John Burnett worked as a parent coordinator at the Manhattan school of hospitality management. Officials say she not only -- her daughter's death she enlisted her other daughters by having them call the school claiming -- sister was sick. Couple hours later that second to a cool -- that it -- to do what Costa Rica has died of a whole lot of -- And the whole -- was going down with Costa Rica for the wait -- funeral. And Barnett took a flight to Costa Rica that she booked weeks before her daughter had supposedly died.

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