Katie Daly - Worcester police say they're investigating a crime this week that started on the popular website Craigslist. Graigslist worcester year-old man was arrested for allegedly lying about an apartment listing. Worcester police say that dozens of properties listed on Craigslist are part of a rental scam.
Police arrested year-old Daniel Moura after he was allegedly caught posing as a landlord. Police say Graigslist worcester went by the graigslist worcester of Jared Stevens, he posted rentals online and tried to collect a deposit. Police say worcwster suspect even had the keys to the apartment and gave he woman a tour.
The woman realized it was a scam when she stopped by the property a second time by herself, and met the real landlord. The owner told her graigslist worcester property wasn't for rent and they called the police.
She says people need to be careful when dealing with Craigslist even when its seems legitimate. Worcester police are still investigating.
Police: year-old Worcester resident charged in Craigslist scam - island-of-brac.info
They say there are many unanswered questions. Police are looking into how Maura got keys to the apartment.
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