Receiving stolen property

A guy buys a bike from the street at 16th AND Valencia, he’s amazed at the great deal, posts it for sale to Craigslist, and then is surprised when the San Francisco police come and take the bike and throw him in jail.

The police ignored what I was saying and said yah sure we hear it all the time. I was thrown into 850 Bryant the local jail here in San Francisco.

Jail is awful, it’s a terrible place. The food is a smear of peanut butter on wax paper, with a couple of slices of bread, 2 packets of jelly, and a few small cookies. And a kindergardener size milk. I was starving the whole 4 days. I lost 10 pounds, and was severely depressed and was suicidal.

My cell mates was a person with 7 counts of terrorism, and 1 count of stalking, a dude who was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, a crack cocaine dealer, and a dude who took assaulted 7 black guys with a baseball bat, because he didn’t like the color of their skin. These are not quality people, this experience was hell. My bail was $15, 000 dollars and my friend were not allowed to visit me.

Read the whole tale of woe at Craigslist.

Kinda sorta related: Make Money Fast with Craigslist and stolen bicycles.

10 Comments

  • Chester
    October 22, 2008 - 5:26 pm | Permalink

    "This posting has been deleted by its author."

    Any chance you still have it in cache?

  • Chester
    October 23, 2008 - 12:26 am | Permalink

    "This posting has been deleted by its author."Any chance you still have it in cache?

  • Lisa
    October 22, 2008 - 6:32 pm | Permalink

    Wow…I wish I could have read more, but the post has been deleted. I guess it's better to buy on ebay than Craigslist? (At least you can show a receipt for the bike.)

  • Lisa
    October 23, 2008 - 1:32 am | Permalink

    Wow…I wish I could have read more, but the post has been deleted. I guess it's better to buy on ebay than Craigslist? (At least you can show a receipt for the bike.)

  • Yokota Fritz
    October 22, 2008 - 8:26 pm | Permalink

    Ah rats, I knew I should have copied the whole thing :-(

  • Yokota Fritz
    October 23, 2008 - 3:26 am | Permalink

    Ah rats, I knew I should have copied the whole thing :-(

  • Yokota Fritz
    October 22, 2008 - 9:48 pm | Permalink

    Cezar, you rock.

  • Yokota Fritz
    October 23, 2008 - 4:48 am | Permalink

    Cezar, you rock.

  • murphstahoe
    October 23, 2008 - 12:24 pm | Permalink

    this dude is lying. If he is in the buy/sell business of bikes then he knows that a bike sold on the street at 16th/Valencia is stolen. Dirtbag.

  • murphstahoe
    October 23, 2008 - 7:24 pm | Permalink

    this dude is lying. If he is in the buy/sell business of bikes then he knows that a bike sold on the street at 16th/Valencia is stolen. Dirtbag.

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