Woman tries to sell her used cell phone, and is shot in the back of the head
North Lauderdale, Florida – A woman was shot in the back of her head Sunday while trying to sell her used cell phone. The report states that a woman and her fiancé used a popular app to try and get some money for her used cell phone.
The couple made arraignments to meet the buyer in a public place. They met up with a man wearing a blue Puma track suit. The man said he was interested in the phone and asked the couple to take him to a nearby atm so that he could take out cash to give to the couple.
The man pretended to use the ATM and then asked the couple to bring him back to the original meeting spot to complete the purchase. The couple remember thinking the man was acting strange.
The man then demanded that both couples turn over their cell phones to him. The couple quickly drove off, but the man shot a bullet striking the woman in the head.
Anyone with information about the armed robbery and shooting is asked to call Detective Theophilus Woulard at 954-321-4553 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. A reward of up to $3,000 is offered for information that leads to an arrest.