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Local woman claims Craigslist posting led her to robbery

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By Brendan Marks By Brendan Marks

(KMOV) – A Belleville woman claims a posting on Craigslist led her right into a robbery.

The woman said she arranged to buy an iPhone but when she when to meet the seller, she was robbed at gunpoint.

Police said the seller-turned-suspect, identified as 17-year--old Trevon Yates, then struck the woman in the head.

Authorities said he and a 16-year-old suspect are being held in the St. Clair County Jail. 

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