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.
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.
A Long Island woman accused of conning East End merchants out of hundreds of thousands will have a bail hearing Friday.
Police arrested a woman who they said played on the sympathies of Hamptons store owners and friends who accepted her bogus checks.