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

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

News 12 Staff

Aug 20, 2019, 5:05 PM

Updated 1,763 days ago

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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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