Chalfont cop who made false claim freed on bail

CHALFONT, Pa. - August 31, 2012

Jon Cousin told investigators that he was shot in the chest after pulling up to a suspicious car on Monday.

On Tuesday, Bucks County Authorities said that Cousin staged the entire thing.

Cousin had been held on $150,000 bail.

His attorney says Cousin is extremely remorseful and embarrassed. His lawyer also says he voluntarily admitted himself to the hospital for a full-psychiatric evaluation.

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