A woman was robbed at gunpoint in a Taco Bell parking lot Saturday afternoon by a Craigslist customer who told her he planned to purchase her iPhone.
The woman met a young man in her car at approximately 3:45 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot of the Taco Bell at 1501 East Euclid Ave., according to police reports, so he could buy an iPhone X she had advertised on the online classified advertisements website.
She allowed the suspect to borrow her iPhone XS Max — worth $1,100 — to make a phone call before finalizing the purchase of the iPhone X. The suspect then pulled a gun from the pocket of his hoodie and pointed it at the woman as he left the car with the iPhone XS Max and took off running.
The woman attempted to use the “find my iPhone” app on a phone belonging to a Taco Bell clerk but was unable to locate her device. Footage of the suspect entering and exiting the woman’s car was caught on the Taco Bell’s surveillance cameras.
Neither the iPhone nor the suspect have not been found.
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