private sale of car, title issues
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I opted into a contract with a private seller of a vehicle. I deal in cash only, I was given a copy of the registration and a bill of sale, payments, a clause in the contract is that the car may be repossessed if a payment is missed and arrangements are not made. I moved and the Sellers Son, came to collect payment. I then moved again, i have sent payment addressed to the sellers son since he had been taking the payments personally. The seller saw me on a trip to their town and repossessed the car, The seller told me they had reported the car stolen, how is this possible if i have the bill of sale. Because I deal in cash only, neither party has receipts or records of payment. If I have the bill of sale, isn't a theft report, a false police report and punishable as a gross misdemeanor? What would be my best avenue, as I would like to get my car back. ? There is also personal effects of mine in the vehicle being held .