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Man who posted fake Craigslist ad, killed buyer gets max prisontime

Family members and friends of Aung Thu Bo gathered Wednesday as Steven E. Lewis was sentenced for luring Bo with a Craigslist ad, then shooting him in the head last year. Lewis was sentenced to about 24 years in prison for second-degree murder and ...
Craigslist victim pulls gun on would-be robber

- 8 months ago @ A man accused of threatening a Craigslist seller with a gun was greeted with the real thing after he allegedly tried to pass fake bills during the sale.                

Bogus Craigslist Offer Targets Hopeful Renters

- 8 months ago @ The fake rental scam has surfaced again on Craigslist. Here's how to avoid it.

Family finds creepy surprise after Craigslist buy

- 8 months ago @ A Midlands family says a couch they bought just about a month ago has infested their home with bed bugs.They have a warning about where they bought that couch.

Greensboro veteran and dad of 3 hopes Craigslist ad will lead to new home

- 8 months ago @ GREENSBORO, N.C. — A Craigslist ad posted by a Greensboro father has been ignored since it was posted more than two weeks ago. “It’s really just being able to provide for my children, that’s really what the gist of it is,” said Reegius Lewis, an Army veteran who is currently living in a hotel room […]

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Suspected Craigslist scammer arrested in Wheat Ridge

The Denver Channel: WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. - A suspected Craigslist scammer was arrested on Thursday for reportedly renting an empty home in Wheat Ridge, police told 7NEWS. Concerned neighbors in the area called police telling them a family had moved into an abandoned ...

Craigslist find: 1987 Citroën CX wagon

Autoweek: Driving quirky cars has certain advantages: they're easy to find in a parking, easily identifiable if they're stolen and it's nice not seeing another car like yours on the road. And thanks to a seller on Craigslist, you could be driving the ultimate ...

This may be the worst Craigslist job posting ever

Quartz: More than 2,000 union workers at Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Technologies have been locked out of their factory since August 15 as part of a contract dispute. But the specialty metals company is still operating—with the help of a private staffing ...

Two arrested in iPad Craigslist scam

WXIX: An undercover investigation busted two men accused of making phony Craigslist ads for iPads and cell phones. Michael Stetson and Harry Lofland arranged to meet a buyer at the McDonald's on Loveland Madeira Road, according to court documents.

Craigslist victim becomes Craigslist predator, FBI says Two years ago, he was robbed and beaten in Oswego County by two teen-agers after he'd used Craigslist to arrange a meeting with a woman. The teens were charged with robbery and Webber ended up in the hospital, according to the Watertown Daily ...

Craigslist Prostitution Ad Leads to Arrest of Fort Drum Soldier and Five Others

WIBX AM 950: Troopers, along with the St. Lawrence County Sheriff's Office Drug Task Force, say two women, Alyssa Flores and Kayla Iser, would allegedly “…lure the men to their residence by using the Craigslist advertisement, which indicated they were looking to ...

Scorned woman lists cheating ex's 'Batmobile' on Craigslist

MyFox Detroit: LIVONIA, Mich. (WJBK) - We know the lyrics. Carrie Underwood sings about taking a Louisville slugger to her ex-boyfriend's truck in the song 'Before He Cheats,' but Amy Estrada from Livonia, Mich. has other plans. "Since the car was in my name, I ...

Dear Stoner: Is It Legal to Sell Clones on Craigslist?

Westword: It's a lot harder to call out some random douche from Craigslist for bad genetics or pollinating plants than a dispensary that issued you a sales receipt. If you aren't on speaking terms with anyone with a mother plant who knows what they're doing ...











Critics of Biddeford police chief use Craigslist to rally support

Press Herald: Critics of Biddeford Police Chief Roger Beaupre and the city's response to sex abuse allegations are using Craigslist to find people to join a protest next week. Supporters of Matthew Lauzon and other alleged abuse victims are trying to rally support ...

Critics of Biddeford police chief using Craigslist to rally support

Press Herald: Critics of Biddeford Police Chief Roger Beaupre and the city's response to sex abuse allegations are using Craigslist to find people to join a protest next week. Supporters of Matt Lauzon and other alleged abuse victims are trying to rally support to ...


Want a Lotus T128 race car? There's one for sale on Craigslist in Birmingham ... the perfect sculpture for your foyer or the entrance to your business," the site noted. "How'd it get to Birmingham? That's a damn good question and we'd sure love an answer." The offer was posted five days ago on a Nashville Craigslist site, but ...

Livonia Woman Lists Alleged Cheating Ex's Batman-Themed SUV On Craigslist

CBS Local: The matte black Dodge Nitro with Batman-themed accessories has been posted for sale on Craigslist for $18,000. The anonymous poster allegedly caught her boyfriend cheating and is looking to liquidate the asset. She told me the SUV is in her name, so ...

Tiger Woods bronze statue for sale on Craigslist Tiger Woods bronze statue for sale on Craigslist. Tiger Woods. Craigslist/USA Today Sports Images. A bronze statue of Tiger Woods (at least that's what the description says) is for sale on Craigslist. We don't really see the resemblance. By T.J ...

Soup's On in Westfield for sale on Craigslist, to close Aug. 31 Soup's On, a cozy lunch and breakfast spot located in the former Bismarck Hotel, has been placed for sale on the online classifieds service, owner Alice Dawicki wrote on Facebook Monday. The restaurant will close Aug. 31 as Dawicki continues to recover ...

Tiger Woods Bronze Statue For Sale on Craigslist | The Big

There is one for sale on Craigslist , because isn't everything for sale on Craigslist . This statue, which is 5-feet, 3-inches tall and comes with a “removable driver,” will cost you ¥1200. Assuming since the listing is in Tokyo, that ...

This Giant Rideable T-Rex Bike Is for Sale on Craigslist | Make:

A Maker based in Eugene, Oregon is offering up his hand-built "fossilized" T-Rex bike on Craigslist . Sue is 8.5 feet tall and 12 feet long.


Elyria Police seek fourth suspect in Craigslist hookup robbery Cassell — then a part-time Lorain County Sheriff's deputy — arranged to meet the 43-year-old Dawn Gibson in the room at the Carefree Inn via Craigslist. He went to the Elyria police station late Tuesday to report the robbery and was slapped with a ...

Craigslist Deal Ends in Armed Robbery

WLOS: Around 1:40 p.m., deputies responded report of an armed robbery. Two victims told authorities they arranged to meet a seller from Craigslist to buy a cell phone, but were met by two young males, and one of them produced a handgun and demanded money.

Four charged in Craigslist robbery in Apex A man told police he arranged to meet someone at the Kangaroo convenience store on West Williams Street to buy several phones he found listed on Craigslist. When he arrived, the person he was supposed to meet robbed him at gunpoint, taking $2,600.


2 are charged for shootout during meeting arranged on Craigslist

KY3: A man and a woman were charged late Tuesday for a shooting on Aug. 19 west of Springfield in which the victim had arranged a meeting with the woman on Craigslist. Leah Vickaryous, 30, is charged with first-degree robbery, and Robinson Mayen-Green, 22 ...

Man robbed at gunpoint in Garfield Heights during deal arranged on Craigslist GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio -- A Westlake man said two teens robbed him at gunpoint Sunday during a deal arranged on Craigslist. The robbery happened about 3:45 p.m. on Richland Avenue near Turney Road in Garfield Heights, according to a police report ...


Police looking for suspected Craigslist car scammer Jennifer Myers and Marcus Prouty recently posted an ad on Craigslist to sell their 2006 Acura TL. They say James Saban responded to the ad, came out for a test drive and said he wanted to buy the car. “He gave me the story that he was excited to buy ...

Arrest made in Craigslist robbery in Memphis

Police arrested a woman Sunday in connection with a Craigslist scam that turned into a robbery. Loren Bryant was charged with aggravated robbery and aggravated kidnapping. Police say Bryant lured a man to Memphis Aug. 18 to buy a car he posted on ...

Craigslist buy turns into armed robbery on Rossville Boulevard

WRCB-TV: Chattanooga Police are looking for a man who robbed another man at gunpoint on Rossville Boulevard Saturday. The victim was there to buy a cell phone but ended up getting robbed with his family watching. "I texted back and forth several times today ...

How to Buy Quality Tools for Cheap on Craigslist - Workshop

New tools aren't cheap, but you can find some incredible bargains on Craigslist if you know how and where to look. Despite the scammers, low ballers, and junk peddlers, Craigslist is still the go-to marketplace for many used ...

Counterfeit bills used for Craigslist transaction in Taylor, police say

Counterfeit bills used for Craigslist transaction in Taylor, police say - A trio of would-be buyers used counterfeit money to buy a pair of Air Jordan athletic shoes in Taylor from a man who was selling them on Craigslist , police ...


Law enforcement reacts to pot being sold on Little Rock Craigslist

THV 11: Law enforcement reacts to pot being sold on Little Rock Craigslist. Neither city police nor the sheriff's department were aware of the ads when THV11 asked about them on Tuesday, but they quickly turned the links over to narcotics detectives and they ...

Craigslist sale goes bad after man steals motorcycle during test drive Police said the suspect stole the black and blue 2007 Suzuki GSX-600 motorcycle around 3:50 p.m. on Thursday. The victim told police he and the suspect arranged the meeting on Craigslist, which was at the parking lot of the Kohl's on Lincoln Highway East.

Someone's selling fraudulent Taylor Swift tickets on Craigslist

The Denver Channel: DENVER - Planning to go to Taylor Swift's concert at the Pepsi Center on Sept. 5 and 6? Make sure you haven't bought tickets off Craigslist, officers with the Denver Police Department warn. Denver Police Detective Mary McIver told 7NEWS the department ...

Potential Craigslist buyer test-drives motorcycle, then zooms off

LancasterOnline: Another Craigslist sale gone bad occurred Thursday afternoon in East Lampeter Township. Township police said that a man who was selling a blue and black 2007 Suzuki GSX-600 motorcycle had agreed to meet a potential buyer in the parking lot of Kohl's, ...

Craigslist safe zones at police stations

Following several crimes nationwide tied to in-person Craigslist transactions using police department parking lots as "safe zones" is catching on. On the WPTZ app? Tap here for the report.  "If someone wanted to pull in here with a trailer with a couch in it, as long as they're not obstructing traffic it's a public parking lot, they're welcome to do it," said Trevor Whipple, chief of South ...

Blue Dog art thieves nabbed after posting stolen art on Craigslist

A pricey painting that was hoisted from an art gallery goes up for sale on Craigslist, but the seller got more than he bargained for when police showed up to arrest him.

Police sting yields two arrests in 'Blue Dog' art heist

A Craigslist posting for an original George Rodrigue "Blue Dog" painting has landed two Gentilly men in jail.


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