Times Square SUV Was Bought for Cash

Buyer in Connecticut sale was Hispanic or Middle Eastern: seller
By Marie Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted May 3, 2010 6:39 PM CDT
SUV in Times Square bomb inquiry bought for cash - CNN.com
A frame from a surveillance video released by the NYPD Monday May 3, 2010, shows a man removing a shirt in an alleyway in Times Square. Police say the videotape shows a possible suspect.   (AP Photo/NYPD)

The Nissan Pathfinder used in the failed Times Square bombing changed hands just 3 weeks ago for $1,800, and no paperwork was done, CNN reports. The buyer was Hispanic or Middle Eastern, but the seller doesn't remember his or her name, a source tells the New York Times. The SUV was advertised on Craigslist, and the transaction took place in the parking lot of a Connecticut shopping mall.
(Read more Times Square bomb scare stories.)

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