Lawyer: Woman accused of posing as cop being set up

The Far Rockaway woman accused of posing as a cop to rob drivers said in court yesterday she is being set up by a jilted boyfriend.

Seemona Sumasar and another person are accused of robbing drivers in Inwood.

Sumasar's attorney says his client was not on Long Island at the time of the incidents. He insists she is being set up by Jerry Ramrattan, a Queens man who she had accused of assault. He says Ramrattan is the one who pretended to be a cop.

Ramrattan told News 12 Long Island he is a former auxiliary New York City police officer. He refused to answer questions about the Sumasar?s case.

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