The Man Who Lured Couple With Craigslist Ad Caught

**UPDATE BELOW** Ronnie Adrian “Jay” Towns is in custody after turning himself in to Telfair County Sheriffs. The Runions, who are from Marietta, drove about three hours to McRae, Georgia, on Thursday to meet Towns after he responded to Bud Runion’s ad seeking a 1966 Mustang.

Deputies say the 28-year-old is charged with giving false statements and criminal attempt to commit theft by deception.  He hasn’t been charged in connection to the couple’s disappearance.

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Investigators said the phone number that Bud Runion, 69, and his 66-year-old wife, June, used to reach Towns was traced back to a disposable cellphone. Continue reading

Georgia Couple GO MISSING After Going To Buy Car Off Craigslist

Georgia police are seeking a Marietta couple who disappeared after going to purchase a car from a seller they contacted on Craigslist.

The Georgia State Patrol’s aviation unit joined local officials searching for the couple who are both in their late 60s.

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The couple drove to McRae on Thursday to meet someone who responded to an ad Bud Runion placed on Craigslist seeking a 1966 Mustang. Continue reading