Photo: Carroll, Susan (CMG-Dayton)
Photo: Carroll, Susan (CMG-Dayton)

Dayton man given counterfeit money in exchange for basketball shoes listed on Let Go 

>>Dayton man robbed, injured during Let Go cellphone sale gone bad

The male told police he was given counterfeit bills for a pair of size 10.5 gray Jordan basketball shoes during a transaction at Moriah Baptist Church on Mia Avenue. 

The suspect, who goes by Devin Boyd on the app, handed over the money then took off running behind the church before the seller could count the bills. Each bill had the word “replica” written on it, the report says.

Police tagged four $20 and five $10 counterfeit bills all containing the serial number KP58247039Y. 

>>Dayton woman says her son was robbed after Let Go app trade

Boyd is described as a thin black male, approximately 6-feet tall and 18-years-old. He was last seen wearing a black coat, blue shirt, blue jeans and red and white Jordan basketball shoes, according to the report.

Police responded to a similar incident in February involving an Xbox sold on the app. 

Thank you for reading the Dayton Daily News and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Dayton Daily News. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.

X