Police: Evicted man bilked woman by renting his own apartment to her
A Raleigh man cheated a woman out of thousands of dollars by renting his apartment to her when he was about to be evicted, according to an arrest warrant.Posted — Updated
Walter Keith Gough, 21, of 8901 Autumn Winds Drive, Apt. 306, was charged with obtaining property by false pretense.
Police accuse Gough of placing an ad on Craigslist offering a two-bedroom apartment for rent, and a woman paid him $2,800 to rent it, according to the warrant. A couple of days after she moved in, the apartment manager ordered her out, saying that Gough had been evicted for not paying his rent, the warrant states.
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