CHICAGO — The Illinois Lawyer Basic is suing the creator of such events as all you’ll be able to eat crab fests and 5K zombie races in Illinois and around the country as a result of they turned out to be about as real as zombies.

In a news launch, Lawyer Basic Lisa Madigan’s workplace alleges that a California lady named Kristen Yvette Martin scammed individuals who purchased tickets to these pretend occasions out of $30,000.

Madigan’s lawsuit alleges that Martin marketed the events on social media sites and bought tickets on on-line ticket platforms however that places where the “occasions’ have been to be held either didn’t exist or could not accommodate the occasions.

Pretend Illinois events included a “Cranium Run Chicago” and “Taco Fest Chicago.”

No telephone number for Martin might be situated.