Local woman exposes online hoax scams

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Taryn Harper Wright is a professional hoax hunter.

She created a blog to uncover false stories posted online by people claiming illness or tragedy when they're actually seeking attention and money

So far, she's written about 20 cases of people faking illness online and sometimes in real life.

Check out her blog here! http://www.warriorelihoax.com/