Woman who faked cancer sentenced to jail plus probation

Yuma

Woman who faked cancer sentenced to jail plus probation

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YUMA, Ariz. (13 On Your Side) – The woman who faked ovarian cancer and benefited off fundraisers held in the Yuma community is sentenced to serve time in jail.

Kody Grode, 23, will spend the next 90 days behind bars followed by 36 months of probation.

The judge also ordered her to pay more than $1,300 in restitution.

Grode was arrested last year.

In June, she pleaded guilty to fraud and accepted a plea deal.

13 On Your Side will have more from the victim's family and how this situation has affected them. 

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