Auto dealer gets burned on title scam
Bruce Grant reportedly provided a clean title from the Illinois secretary of state — showing no liens on his 2011 Porsche Panamera — when he sold the vehicle to Auto Showcase for $47,000 in November 2012. Before handing over the money, Auto Showcase also ran a computerized search that confirmed the Porsche was listed as unencumbered according to state records.Nine days later, Auto Showcase flipped the vehicle to …
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