A Charleston man is accused of making up a story that he was robbed at gunpoint last month, according to authorities.

Edgar Jennings Jr., 21, of Ponderosa Drive, was charged with filing a false felony police report.

Jennings reported to police he had been robbed at around 11 p.m. after leaving a friend's apartment at St. Andrews Gardens Apartments on May 2, authorities said.

He later admitted to investigators he had fabricated the entire incident, according to authorities.

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