Q: Hi my friend had my 4 wheeler & one night his landlord changed locks & is holding my 4 wheeler as ransom until he pays
My friend’s landlord is holding my 4 wheeler & other items until he pay for breaking lease. Can he hold my property??
A: No, the landlord has no authority to hold property belonging to someone else. Go show him whatever documents you have showing that the 4 wheeler belongs to you, and pick it up. If he won't release it, you can sue for conversion - small claims court will have jurisdiction over claims of less than $20k.
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