The $300 Samsung cell phone sold on eBay for $600k.
The seller claims the device was used in a 2009 car accident that killed the seller’s mother.
It also lists an address in the San Francisco Bay Area.
A person who identified himself as the seller posted a photo of the phone on his Instagram account.
A photo of an old, unused phone from a 2005 show that he purchased the phone from someone else in California in 2012.
The sale was one of more than 200 listings of cell phones on eBay that day, according to the Associated Press.
The eBay seller has been selling cell phones since 2005.
He was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence in March and has been in custody since.