A South Jersey woman admitted to selling tickets to a purported Sheryl Crow concert, even though she knew the artist wouldn't be performing there.
The Burlington County Times reported 42-year-old Kelly Bryan pleaded guilty to theft by deception on Tuesday.
The Burlington Township woman admitted that she advertised the fake concert at Flying W Airport Resort on Facebook, sold the tickets and booked vendors while operating as KBR Promotions. The fake concert was set for Aug. 15, 2015. [[374726521, C]]
Bryan said she was working with a booking company to get Crow to headline the show but acknowledged there was never a contract in place and she falsely promoted that Crow would perform.
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Bryan faces up to five years of probation when she's sentenced on June 14. Prosecutors said she's also expected to be ordered to pay between $20,000 and $30,000 in restitution.