The victim responded to an ad on Craigslist and arranged with Emma Hunt, 25, to lease the pad on East Sixth Street, between First and Second Avenues, for $3,250, court papers claim.
The victim forked over the money and was given a set of keys that didn’t work, cops said.
Hunt was arrested Oct. 19 and charged with grand larceny.
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
Report: Cops bust Craigslist apartment scammer
In the Post today, there's an NYPD Daily Blotter item about a woman trying to lease a man an apartment on East Sixth Street that was already occupied.