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Prosecutor: Nebraska woman lied

Updated: August 21, 2012, 6:35 PM ET
Associated Press

LINCOLN, Neb. -- A former University of Nebraska women's basketball star faked an attack in which she allegedly carved anti-gay slurs into her skin because she felt it would spark change, police said Tuesday.

Four days before Charlie Rogers crawled naked and bleeding from her Lincoln home, screaming for help, she outlined in a Facebook posting what investigators believe was her motive for faking the July 22 attack, Police Chief Jim Peschong said at a news conference.

"So maybe I am ...

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