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Man becomes victim of OfferUp vigilantes

Man becomes victim of OfferUp vigilantes

A man in Aberdeen, Washington, was held captive and beaten by three people who thought the man burglarized their home. The people had originally caught two other people who were trying to rob their home. The robbers indicated a third person was involved in the robbery. Rather than calling police they tracked down this man …

Fla. woman tied and beaten after craigslist date

Police in Boynton Beach, Florida, have recently arrested 38-year-old Julian Ryals for allegedly brutally assaulting a woman he met on the casual encounters section of craigslist. The victim states that the pair had consensual sex and when it was over Ryals refused to let her leave, tied her up, choked her and hit her and …

New York woman held captive and forced into backpage prostitution

Cops: Woman held, forced into prostitution: Police in Albany, New York have arrested 42-year-old Henry Douglas and 19-year-old Ciara Miller for allegedly holding a woman captive and forcing her into prostitution on the Village Voice Media owned backpage.com. Police say that the victim was a friend of Miller’s and thought the pair was going out …

Woman attacked by man in purple cape

Masker attacks Covington woman: 40-year-old Lawrence Goldstein of New Orleans has been arrested on charges attempted rape, false imprisonment and possession of nitrous oxide. Apparently Mr. Goldstein contacted a 26-year-old woman from Covington, La. who was house sitting claiming he had too many people staying at his house for Mardi Gras and asked if he …