(CBS) – The Manti Te’o girlfriend hoax story just took a turn down a very weird road.
In anticipation of Katie Couric’s interview with Te’o, her show released three voicemails left on Teo’s phone that were believed to be from Lennay Kekua – the girlfriend who never actually existed. The voicemails were taken down minutes after being published.READ MORE: Bears Reportedly Hiring Colts Defensive Coordinator Matt Eberflus As New Head Coach
Today, however, the New York Daily News reported that the hoax mastermind Ronaiah Tuiasosopo – using a falsetto voice – was the person behind the phone calls.
Listen to the voicemails below.READ MORE: Chicago Matching Federal Money For Lakefront Erosion Survey
The third voicemail is reportedly right before one of Kekua’s fictitious chemotherapy sessions.
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