Man sends authorities on wild goose chase

April 4, 2008 12:34:13 PM PDT
Wayne County authorities have charged a man they say sent them on a wild goose chase.

Jeronimo Rubio allegedly called 911 claiming a woman and her two small children were kidnapped by gunmen and forced inside a white colored vehicle.

According to authorities, Rubio actually assaulted the woman and she fled the scene with her children.

Rubio is charged with assault, resisting arrest and misuse of the 911 system.