San Rafael police warn of Craigslist car sale scam

Bay Area

SAN RAFAEL (KRON) – Police in San Rafael are warning people about a car sale scam.

This comes after a person was tricked into buying a stolen pickup truck.

It was listed on Craigslist and the buyer met with the seller in San Rafael and paid more than $13,000 for the truck in cash.

But when the victim went to register the truck at the DMV, it was found to be a stolen rental truck from Texas.

The San Rafael Police Department is now asking anyone else who has been victimized by this scam to come forward.

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