Man finds his stolen car on Craigslist

Posted by Humphrey Cheung

Stockton (CA) – Another dumb criminal is behind bars after he tried to sell a stolen car on Craigslist.  The owner of the car saw the ad and notified police.  Officers traced the contact number to a Stockton home and saw the car in the driveway.  Well that wasn't too smart was it?

Police, pretending to be an interested buyers, called the number and arranged a location to meet.  After the call, a man exited the house and drove the car away.  Can you say Jackpot?  Police swarmed in and pulled over 29-year-old Mario Alberto Ochoa and arrested him for suspicion of auto theft and receiving stolen property.

Read more … The Record.