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ChuckG
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    Manager_1986
    Hi everyone.

    OK, so we did cut locks not long ago, and found a boat and trailer in the unit. Didn't want to deal with it (lol) so we cut the occupant a killer deal to settle and come get it. Apparently he isn't interested. So we are "planning" to lien sale it.

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