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Friday, June 7, 2013

Man rented a laptop, pawned it, because he owed people money

CRESTVIEW, Florida – A man who says he owed people money solved his debt problem by renting a computer, then pawning it, Crestview Police say.

The owner of Anything Pawn contacted police and told them 47-year-old Brack Dean Davis of Crestview entered the business and pawned an Asus laptop computer for $125.

That same day, the owner learned the computer was owned by Rent-A-Center.

The manager of Rent-A-Center told lawmen that Davis signed a rental agreement for the computer.

He deferred the down payment to the first month’s payment. Full Article