DeWitt Police looking for suspected Craigslist scammer who took car, $12k

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EAST SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The Dewitt Police Criminal Investigation Division is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect wanted in an alleged Craigslist scam

Police say the victim was contacted by a potential buyer for a vehicle and agreed to meet with the person.

During the meeting to “look at the car,” an unknown woman and an unknown man stole the victim’s car, according to police. 

The vehicle has since been recovered, however, the victim claims there was $12,000 inside the vehicle that was not recovered.  

The incident occurred on April 7 at the Home Depot parking lot on Bridge St in East Syracuse.  

There are no photos of the male suspect. 

All tips can be sent to tips@townofdewitt.com 
 

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