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HOUSTON -- Detectives said it was a tip from a psychic that led them to a home in Liberty County searching for a mass grave that did not exist, and now the woman who phoned in the information is telling her side of the story.

I was calling to have a welfare check on three live children, said the 48-year-old woman, who only wanted to be identified by her nickname Angel. Everything pretty much got blown out of proportion.

Liberty County Sheriff s deputies, the FBI, DPS officers and the media converged on the town of Hardin looking for signs of a mass grave. The information spread around the world, but Angel claims she said nothing about dozens of bodies. Meanwhile, authorities say the tipster could face charges for filing a false report.

I didn t file a false report. If they make it to be false that s up to them, you know. All I can do is pray that everyone involved, you know, I did what I was told to do. I followed what Jesus and the angels told me to do. It s up to them from there, she said.

The Texas woman said she s worked with law enforcement in the past and said she was just doing what she thought was right.

They up front asked me how I got the information, and I am a reverend. I am a prophet and I get my information from Jesus and the angels, and I told them that I had 32 angels with me and they were giving me the information and then it went from there, she said.

While a search at the home turned up nothing, Angel said she still believes there are children in trouble, but for now she says she s staying out of it.

I want to be left alone, I want to go back to my little life, my little quiet life, and I want this to stop, she said.

Officials at the Liberty County Sheriff s Office maintain the investigation was by the book. In a previous interview with KHOU 11 News, a spokesperson called what they did a justifiable response to a pair of phone calls from a woman who claimed there was a mass grave with children.

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