Woman buys fake, wooden iPad
Men scam woman in McDonald's parking lot
SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. — A woman at an area
McDonald's thought she was getting an iPad at a bargain
price, but instead she got a very expensive piece of wood .
Ashley McDowell, 22, said she was getting food at about 10
p.m . Monday when two men approached her in the parking
lot. The men showed McDowell a new iPad, and told her that
they had bought several of them in bulk at a good price and
had them in FedEx boxes in the trunk of their car.
The men offered to sell McDowell one of the iPads for $300 .
She told them that she only had $180 , and they agreed to sell
her one for that amount.
The men gave McDowell a FedEx box. Once at home, she
opened it and found a piece of wood painted black with an
Apple logo on it.
McDowell said the men were in a white Chevy Impala with no
rims and untinted windows. She said one of the men had a
Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 58-
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