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      How safe is Craigslist?

      According to police reports Andres Rodriguez-Hernandez advertised a truck valued at $18,000 on Craigslist and a few days later, the truck was stolen.

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      With two recent incidents stemming from selling something on Craigslist, many are wondering how safe they are when using the site.

      According to police reports Andres Rodriguez-Hernandez advertised a truck valued at $18,000 on Craigslist and a few days later, the truck was stolen.

      Jane Hamm also filed a police report after selling something on Craigslist and recieving a bad check for over $2,000.

      FOX 31 spoke to residents in the area who said they don't even use Craigslist because they're worried about who is on there and whether or not they will be scammed. One woman said she thinks the best way to sell something is by doing it the old fashioned way, asking people in person.

      Stay connected to MySouthWestGA.com as stories develop and the FOX 31 Newscast at 10 PM. Visit us on Facebook and Twitter to join in on the conversation and connect with FOX 31!

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