‘Horrible’ VRBO guests allegedly turned apartment into something like a ‘crime scene’

An apartment owner could not believe how VRBO guests allegedly ‘destroyed’ his place. 

TikToker @mrloanofficer lists his apartment on VRBO and Airbnb. But he was stunned after a VRBO customer supposedly left the home in disarray. It wasn’t just a mess or clutter — he claimed it was arson, destruction and spooky messages. 

@mrloanofficer

Omg now what. Why would someone want to do this. This booking was through VRBO, which is rare since it is primarily used as my Airbnb apartment. Horrible people. #vrbo #str #shorttermstay #strhorrorstories #horrorstory #airbnb #dispicable #october2022

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In the footage of the aftermath, the TikToker alleged there were broken plates on the ground in the living room, and it almost looked like someone scattered dirt everywhere. The TV screen was allegedly cracked, and he claimed the mirrors were covered. He also alleged that the block of kitchen knives was moved to the bedroom, and one knife was missing. 

The number “666” was also allegedly carved into the wooden bedframe. Horrifically, the bed almost looked like it had been set on fire.

“Omg now what. Why would someone want to do this. This booking was through VRBO, which is rare since it is primarily used as my Airbnb apartment. Horrible people,” the caption read

The video received 1.2 million views. Many speculated on what may have happened. 

“My jaw dropped when I saw the bed,” someone commented

“This is absolutely a crime scene,” a person replied

“This person was very unwell. I’m sorry this happened to you,” a TikToker added

In follow-up posts, he explained that the police allegedly dismissed the vandalism and arson as a civil case, allegedly wouldn’t enter the apartment and apparently “shrugged it off.” He also added that he was going to “battle with VRBO” over their “horrible insurance policies.” 

“Trying to make the best of it. If you did not know, VRBO’s 1 million dollar insurance policy that they pride themselves on, covers ZERO against any property damage. It ONLY covers guest injury and damage to SOMEONE ELSE’s property,” he claimed

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