Clarksville Police warn of rental property scam - WSMV News 4

Clarksville Police warn of rental property scam

Posted: Updated:
CLARKSVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

The Clarksville Police Department is warning residents that certain property rental advertisements are a scam.

Police say a local property management company realized a scammer has been using the business' photos and information, and listing the stolen information on Craigslist as their own.

The scammer asks potential home buyers to send money as a deposit. Police say the scammer uses the email clark_home@aol.com and the phone number (832) 510-4628.

According to police, that phone number has been listed on scam-reporting website.

Clarksville Police is reminding residents to be diligent when searching home listings, and to remember that phone numbers and email addresses can be falsified.

Copyright 2018 WSMV (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly
WSMV
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WSMV; Nashville, TN. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.