Woman sets up sting after Craigslist ‘Hamilton’ scam | NY Post

By Melkorka Licea

Fake Hamilton Tickets

Danielle Posner was deflated but determined when she marched into the 33rd Precinct station house last Friday.

She’d been looking forward to that night for eight months — finally getting to see the hit play “Hamilton” with her boyfriend. But when she called Ticketmaster to double-check the event codes, they came back invalid: The $350 tickets she’d bought from a Craigslist seller were fake.

Yet her tale of woe barely registered a blip on the radar of the busy cop manning the complaint-room window in the Washington Heights precinct.

“We have murders around here,” he told her.

“Well, he murdered my dream of going to ‘Hamilton,’” she said.

Read more: Woman sets up sting after Craigslist ‘Hamilton’ scam | NY Post

Check out the video below courtesy of ABC News.

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