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Can i report my car stolen?? I purchased a car exboyfriend

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Can i report my car stolen??
I purchased a car for my exboyfriend over a year ago to lease we had an oral and email agreement that he would make all the payments and keep the car in my name. He made all the payments for a year plus and then emailed me and text me to come pick up the car because we broke up. It's my fault i waited a year without making arrangements and finally we started talking again i made arrangements for me come pick up the car via text in which case i got upset again and before the date to pick it up came i told him don't contact me anymore via text or call. Now three months later i don't want to talk to him but i want him to call the auto shippers and arrange everything etc. But he refuse to lift a finger for me and i'm not going to call him or text him. He told me i left my property and refuse to pick it up. If he doesn't call the shipping company for me can i report the car stolen?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Criminal Law
Expert:  CrimDefense replied 1 year ago.

Good morning. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. I am sorry to say but you can not. I say this because you know the vehicle was not stolen and if you reported it as, would be a false report and you could get charged. This is a civil issue, between you and him and not criminal, so it would need to be resolve through the courts. I understand that you do not want to have anything to do with him but you do need to take the steps to get the car back, so you can sell it, trade it in or dispose of it in some way, so you will not have the financial obligation.

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Expert:  CrimDefense replied 1 year ago.
I just wanted to follow up and see if you had any other questions or needed me to clarify something. I am here to help, so please let me know. Thanks!