Date Received: 2018-10-01T00:00:00
Product: Other debt
Issue: Attempts to collect debt not owed
Consumer Consent Provided to Share Complaint: Consent provided
Consumer Complaint: This debt collector is attempting to collect on a debt that is not only over XXXX XXXX XXXX, but I am not liable for it in accordance to Nevada ‘s protections for XXXX XXXX XXXX Victims.
In 2011 I had to move out of this apartment I shared with my then fiance. I was a victim of XXXX XXXX and had to leave the state for my safety. In accordance with Under Nevada landlord-tenant law, ( Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. 118A.345, 118A.347, 118A.510 ) I have the right to break a lease agreement if I’ve been a victim of XXXX XXXX.
I exercised my right, obtain an order of protection, notified the landlord and moved right away. I never knew about this debt, until it recently popped up on my credit report.
Company: Sentry Recovery and Collections, Inc.
State/Zip: CA 933XX
Company Response to Complaint: Closed with explanation
Was Company Response Timely: Yes
Did Consumer Dispute Company Response: N/A
Complaint ID: 3034357
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