According to court documents, the ad placed on Craigslist offered a million dollars for someone to kill a Maplewood police officer.
An Iowa man’s online classified ad offering an oak coffin for sale neglected to mention the full skeleton inside, so police interrupted the deal and seized the bones.
The scam generally works like this: people find or steal animals and then list them on Craigslist under “Found Pets” to land some quick cash, often used to buy drugs.
“Always meet in a public place. You can even meet in the parking lot of your local police station.”
Devion Russell and Christopher Duffy are charged with multiple counts
Two suspects are in custody in connection with the so-called Craigslist shooting case.
Police say the victim went to a north side neighborhood to look at a car he saw on Craigslist but as he pulled up two men approached him.
Alone, unattached, looking for love? There is hope but you’ll need a shopping cart and an open mind.
Called the seller who gave him his home address, which victim handed over to police.