SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) - A Salisbury woman was robbed of a cellphone by a man that had contacted her on the letgo site.
The 22-year-old woman arranged to sell the phone to a man on Tuesday. The two had agreed to meet at around 11:30 am at a convenience store located at 2412 S. Main Street.
When the woman showed the phone to the man, he ran off.
The woman described him as a black man, 5'11", weighing around 150 lbs.
Police say that anyone in such a transaction should agree to meet in a public place and that it's okay to meet near the police department or sheriff's office.
There have been a rash of such robberies reported recently across the country, according to multiple media outlets.