Evicted Tenant's Scam Had Everything but an Exit Plan
Based on a Google Maps search, this is the home where McKenzie was evicted and which she allegedly rented fraudulently.
At some point after Kerrian McKenzie was informed of her impending eviction, the North Lauderdale woman hatched a plan: McKenzie moved out. Then, according to the Broward Sheriff's Office investigators, she posted an advertisement on Craigslist in which she claimed to be offering the very same home for rent.
A man named Jim Etienne, who worked with McKenzie for three years, reportedly gave her a $1,000 deposit and was planning to move in to the home at 8151 SW Third Court on August 22. A 32-year-old woman, Nadia Sol, paid $1,700 for her deposit and was scheduled for an August 27 move-in. That's the same day that Tenille Hosten, 31, was told she could live in the home after giving McKenzie a $400 deposit.
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