UPDATE: Police arrest Craigslist scammer in New Orleans

UPDATE: Police arrest Craigslist scammer in New Orleans
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Tuesday, February 18, 2014 - 1:30pm

UPDATE: Baton Rouge Police say Larry Sherman was arrested on February 17, during a traffic stop in New Orleans. He was charged with five counts of felony theft.

Investigators believe there are other victims in this case. Anyone who has any information about this case is urged to contact the Financial Crimes Division at 389-3871 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.


ORIGINIAL STORY: Baton Rouge Police are looking for Larry Anthony Sherman, 30, in connection with several thefts totaling about $8,600.

Sherman posted ads on Craigslist at least three times, attempting to sell used vehicles. Known incidents occurred on Nov. 27, 2013; Dec. 2, 2013; and Jan. 16, 2014.

In each case, Sherman met the potential buyers, collected their payment, and then left without ever producing the vehicle.

Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of Larry Anthony Sherman is urged to contact the Financial Crimes Division at 389-3871 or Crime Stoppers at 344-7867.

  

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