(CBS DETROIT) – The City of Detroit is warning its residents about a housing hoax that offers so-called free homes in the city.
Officials say a man named Ramzu Yunus is behind the false advertising.READ MORE: Michigan Drivers To Recieve $400 Refund Checks Per Vehicle In 2022, Whitmer Says
Yunus has people sign a fake deed saying they now own a Detroit home.READ MORE: Consumers Energy Sued For $50M Over Deadly Flint House Explosion
Authorities say the document is not legitimate and people cannot live in vacant homes that are not theirs.
Police also warn that Yunus could be dangerous; just a few weeks ago he was involved in an armed standoff.MORE NEWS: 73-Year-Old Woman Killed By Comfort Sheep At Cultivate Care Farms Near Boston
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