I bought a car with the promise of title within the next 3 days, it has been a month and I stilll dont get the the title from the guy who sold the car to me. Can I do something legal to this person?Thanks
Country relating to Question: United States
State (if USA): Florida
I have tried to reason with the guy, but he has a new excuse everytime
Is this person a dealer or routine seller of vehicles - ie. in the business?
The person is a private seller who sold a car that does not belong to him
Who does the vehicle belong to if you know?
All I know is that he represents banks who repo cars and the lady who owned the car could not pay for the car anymore so he payed and something happened, I dont know, that should not be my problem, he told me the car was his wife, he never told me the car was somebody elses. Please let me know if I can do something legal against this person
I would inform him that if he doesn't get you the title in 2 days that you have no alternative but to file a complaint with the police and pursue a criminal action against him for fraud and theft by deception.Then, either he will get you a good title OR you can go file a complaint with the police against him.It's clear that he is criminally liable - so I'm sure he will jump when you say such to him.If he doesn't, then the police will file charges and you will get your money back as part of his sentence and probation.I wouldn't file a civil suit - let the police and district attorney pursue the matter on your behalf.Please - rate me with 3 happy faces or more for my answer! Thanks!!
I live in Oldsmar Fl and he lives in Panama city Fl, can I filled the complaint with the police here in my city, or do I need to do it in Panama City, it is kind of far away. Thanks
I would try where you live first as to a criminal complaint - you are a local citizen and he defrauded you.If it was a civil matter you would have to go and file where he lives.However, because it's criminal and they have an interest in their local citizens - your police can take the complaint against him.Please - rate me with 3 happy faces or more for my answer! Thanks!!
By rating you, do i close the connection with you, or can I ask more questions concerning the same issue. Thank you very much for your help.
Do you think I have a good case against this guy, all I want is my money back or the title.
Please rate but you can continue asking questions.
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