Friday, January 22, 2010

Gangs Use Child Seat Lure

The Fayetteville Observer [NC]
22 January 2010

E-mail about alleged gang-related threat is said to be fake

CLINTON - An e-mail purportedly sent out by a Sampson County deputy warning of a new gang-related threat is fake. [...]

[The e-mail, claiming to be sent by Sgt. Robert Stroud, says a gang practice is to put a child's seat on the roadside to lure women out of their cars. Any woman who stops to examine the seat is raped and attacked.]