New York state trooper indicted for allegedly 'catfishing' Nassau woman

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A New York state trooper has been indicted for allegedly threatening to post naked photos of a Nassau County woman online.

The Nassau District Attorney says 31-year-old Jennifer Daignault, of Rome, N.Y., "catfished" a 33-year-old woman on online dating website Plenty of Fish.

They say Daignault pretended to be a man and began a text message-only relationship with the victim.

Officials say Daignault threatened to post the victim's naked pictures online unless she got a fake New York state identification card for the defendant.

She faces seven years in prison if convicted.

 

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