Bogus Baby Couple Charged
INDEPENDENCE, MO- Criminal charges have been filed against a Missouri couple who falsely claimed to be the parents of sextuplets. Kris and Sarah Everson each face a charge of stealing by deceit which is felony. The couple is accused of collecting about $4,000 through a bank fund for the sextuplet babies they claimed were born in March. Authorities say the couple later admitted the babies never existed and that their story was false. A judge entered not guilty pleas for them in court today, and they are each being held on a $4,999 bond.