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Duped into Adopting an Adult?

Do you think it’s possible for a person with dwarfism to pull off pretending to be a 9-year-old? There’s a mom in Indiana who does! Check out this bizarre case that’s stranger than fiction—but not so strange you can’t figure out a story twist from it!

“This is going to end up on a TV show,” an anonymous law enforcement official told WLFI on Thursday.

Source: Kristine and Michael Barnett charged with abandoning adopted daughter in Indiana – The Washington Post

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