November 28, 2011 5:00 AM

KC woman could face 22 years in prison for role in adoption scam

A Kansas City woman on Monday admitted her role in scamming 14 couples across the country in a scheme in which she pretended to be pregnant with twins and willing to let others adopt them. Roxanne Janel Jones, 35, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Kansas to conspiracy to commit wire and mail fraud as well as aggravated identity theft.

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