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Nydia Vega

Nydia Vega - Photo: Suffolk County Police Department

Hamptons Con Woman Arraigned In Court

Seventeen aliases later and an accused Hamptons con woman had been caught. Suffolk County Prosecutor Jodi Franzese said Nydia Vega has been scamming people for more than 30 years.

01/08/2011

Nydia Vega - Photo: Suffolk County Police Department

Accused Hamptons Conwoman Pleads Not Guilty

In a green jumpsuit and with her hands cuffed behind her back, Nydia Vega did not look anything like the glamorous heiress authorities say she told people she was.

01/05/2011

Nydia Vega - Photo: Suffolk County Police Department

Accused L.I. Con Woman Due In Court

A Long Island woman accused of conning East End merchants out of hundreds of thousands will have a bail hearing Friday.

09/24/2010

Police say Nydia Vega is a Long Island con artist who used 17 aliases, four Social Security numbers, two birth dates, and 15 addresses to scam various businesses out of thousands of dollars.

17 Aliases Later, Alleged Con Artist Arrested

Police arrested a woman who they said played on the sympathies of Hamptons store owners and friends who accepted her bogus checks.

09/23/2010