Kijiji fraudster Jason Hartlen sent to jail
Pleaded guilty to stealing $80k from 60 victims
A Saskatoon man who defrauded prospective renters in an apartment scam is going to jail.
Jason Hartlen pleaded guilty to defrauding 60 victims of $80,000.
He stole from people in Saskatoon, Vancouver and Calgary.
Hartlen ran an apartment ad on the Kijiji website.
He then met with prospective renters and took deposits.
But -- he did not own the apartment.
A judge sentenced him to 18 months behind bars.
He's already been in jail for six months.