Transcript for Woman's Alleged Cancer Hoax Funds Heroin Addiction
An indictment tonight for -- young woman on Long Island charged with faking cancer took on friends and -- -- hundreds of thousands of dollars prosecutors say 21 year old Britney -- Borowski. Said she had cancer and needed help pay her medical bills. The police say she was instead using the money to buy heroin. Dozens of businesses held fund raiser that fundraisers and solicit donations from customers now they feel understandably betrayed. We have customers that come in here that very generous and trust -- -- -- telling them every time they put money in the -- thanking them so much that I made -- come unit present herself. So chic and everybody could see who would -- when his four and -- and beautiful smile on -- face and. Walked out would all -- money. -- prosecutor sales are asking even -- her father who drained his 401K and she ripped off her grandmother who sold the family home to pay for treatments. Her granddaughter never really. Needs.
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