A woman was arrested in Pasco County after renting out homes she didn't own.

  • Pasco woman caught renting out homes she did not own
  • Patricia Lamp arrested for scheming to defraud
  • Homes located in Holiday and New Port Richey

Authorities said Patricia Lamp, 43, was arrested for 'scheming to defraud' after pretending to be the owner of two homes -- one in Holiday and the other in New Port Richey. 

The victim told deputies Lamp told them she was "renting out the property" for $800-$850 a month. 

The actual owner of the property was completely unaware of this transaction. 

Lamp also had active felony warrants for grand theft and unlicensed real estate broker or sales associate in Hillsborough County.