Posts Tagged ‘NASCAR’

Craigslist scam: $178k of stolen NASCAR tickets

February 15, 2009

A representative from FullThrottle Productions, an Austin Texas company, was looking for her shipment of NASCAR tickets for a March 14th race that never came.  FedEx said they had delivered the package.  Another FullThrottle Productions employee noticed that the tickets for that race were being sold on Craigslist.  The police responded to the ad, met the suspect and bought four tickets which they confirmed were from the stolen lot, they received a search warrant and found the rest the FedEx packages and other mail that didn’t belong to the suspect, Paul Michael Dejesus 21.  The total amount of stolen tickets was approximately $178,000.