“He did a little amateur boxing, but he was one of the biggest Florida State fans. He estimated that Hilarie had been on the site less than two months, because that’s when Hilarie broke up with his last girlfriend.The brothers had talked about the site because Jackson is also a member.He’d picked her up and they went bowling in Winter Haven, Fla., at Cypress Lanes, which offers shoe and lane rentals for a quarter on Thursday nights, and specials on pizza and beer.A few hours later, the pair ended up at his place, where they talked a bit more and met up with his roommate. Bustos sent the single father a text afterward: She’d had a good time, she wrote to Hilarie, and wanted to meet up the following night at his place.Still, stories exist across the country of people looking for love but finding violent criminals instead.In June, robbery victims in Florida told police they had shown up at hotels in Oldmar and Clearwater expecting to meet a woman with the screen name “Curvy Cameron 93.” She never showed; instead, two men with guns held the victims up, according to NBC affiliate WFLA.
“When it came to sports, he was always the number one pick,” Jackson said. We don’t put our kids in them.” Nobody was more important to Hilarie than his daughter, Lajaya, he said. “That was his world.” Jackson said he didn’t know how long his brother and Bustos had been talking on Plenty Of Fish.Robberies and other violent Craigslist-related crimes across the United States — including multiple slayings — have sparked wariness among some Internet bargain hunters, too, giving police department parking lots a second life as a place to buy stuff from strangers.“To avoid becoming a victim of these crimes, we urge members of the public to arrange meetings with online vendors in public places, such as local police departments,” John Horn, the assistant U. attorney for the Northern District of Georgia, said following the sentencing hearing of a Craigslist robber.I stay way away from them.” Ray, the deputy chief, said it’s unclear whether Bustos used her real name.
At a news conference, he said he suspected that she was experienced with the scheme.As the victim escorted the woman known as “Nikki” to his car, a man with a gun appeared and the pair robbed the victim of 0, then ran away.