Lincoln Park police are wanting right into a Money App caper a girl allegedly pulled off, swindling a resident out of $500 for an Apple iPhone 11.
In response to a police report, the lady reported the incident on April 9.
The report mentioned the resident communicated with one other lady by means of Fb Market and through textual content messages earlier than confirming the sale of the iPhone.
The resident informed police she despatched the lady $500 by means of Money App.
In response to the report, the cellphone was speculated to be delivered inside three to 5 enterprise days, however it by no means arrived.
The resident tried to achieve the vendor quite a few instances, however found she had been blocked.
She has not heard from the lady since sending her the cash.
The resident gave police the lady’s identify she used on-line and had no different details about her apart from she believes the lady is from Arkansas.
The resident informed police she now believes the incident was a rip-off and the lady by no means supposed to ship the cellphone.
The overall retail value of an iPhone 11 is about $699.
In different police information:
Police had been known as to O’Reilly Auto Components, 2035 McKinley Avenue, after a person found two of his tires had been stolen.
Each had been Kinergy tires, and had been on the motive force’s facet of the car.
The truck is a white 2011 Ford Ranger and it had an Ohio license plate.
In response to the police report, the incident occurred someday throughout the late night hours of April 29 and eight a.m. the next day.