In March of 2016 my car broke down. My partner and I took the car to a mechanic recommend to us. He worked out of a garage he rented out. He said that he could have it fixed in about a months time. We decided that while the car was in there we wanted to upgrade the car. He gave us an estimate receipt including the part and manual labor cost. We purchased about $5000 in parts and took to him most of what we believed he would need to get started. A month passed and he made a couple of excuses on why he couldn't repair the car. His shop was too full and he needed to empty it to pull out our engine and so on. More time passes and he says that he needs the money to start working on the car. We pay him for labor and he has the parts and he only managed to pull the engine out. Months pass by with us trying to get him to finish. On October we find that he is pulling cars out of his shop. We confront him about our car and he said that he needed to move his shop since his contract with the shop he rented was coming to an end. He gave us the location of his new shop and it turns out it isn't there. He no longer replies to us and our car is missing.
Sorry to hear of this, what did the police tell you when you reported the missing car?
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