Man robbed in Craigslist-deal-gone-bad outside White Marsh Mall

CraigslistPolice are investigating after a man was robbed in White Marsh after trying to sell an item on Craigslist.

At just before 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 1, a man met another man outside of White Marsh Mall to sell a video game.

The transaction had been set up via the popular online classified ad marketplace Craiglist.


At the meeting, the buyer, who police say was armed, handed a counterfeit bill to the victim before taking the video games and the victim’s cell phone.

The suspect then fled the scene.

No one was injured in the incident.

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