Woman who faked cancer diagnosis sentenced to 9 months

Kimberlie Gustwiller

A North Baltimore woman, who admitted to faking a cancer diagnosis in order to cash in on the generosity of others, has learned her fate.

39-year-old Kimberlie Gustwiller was sentenced to 9 months behind bars for accepting thousands of dollars in donations.

She could have received up to 3 years in jail.

The judge also ordered the single mother to pay restitution.