© 2021 KMUW
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Crime and Courts

Sedgwick County DA Warns Residents Of Vehicle And Boat Scams On Craigslist

Icon_scam11.gif
Wikimedia Commons
/

Sedgwick County's District Attorney’s Consumer Protection Division has issued a warning about buying cars and boats on Craigslist. KMUW's Aileen LeBlanc reports

After receiving multiple calls from consumers with complaints about being scammed when attempting to buy a vehicle or boat from Craigslist, Sedgwick Comty's District Attorney’s Consumer Protection Division has issued a press release to help people spot scams.

The release includes two accounts from recent victims, tips on ways to recognize a scam and a list of tactics used in scams.