South Beloit police arrest man for allegedly selling fake football tickets on Craigslist

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SOUTH BELOIT, Ill. (WTVO) — 36-year-old Rontez Newman, of Chicago, was arrested Tuesday for selling fake football tickets on Craigslist, according to police.

South Beloit Police say they became aware of the Craiglist scam in which Newman allegedly was attempting to sell fake Wisconsin Badger tickets for this weekend’s game against Michigan.

Newman was arrested on a Forgery charge and taken to the Winnebago County Jail.


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