THE BRONX - Police are searching for a suspect after a Craigslist shopper was attacked and robbed while trying to pick up his goods in The Bronx.
According to investigators, the 27-year-old victim showed up to a building on Lafayette Avenue last week in response to a laptop sale ad. They say he was then pepper sprayed and robbed of $350.
Craigslist advises everyone to be aware of dangers when meeting strangers on the Internet. It suggests using public meeting places and bringing a friend.