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(NEWSER) – "He seemed very mature and was very polite," Airbnb host Reshma Vasanwala says of the man from Chicago who rented her Oakland home on New Year's Eve. Or, the "man" from "Chicago."

It turns out that the renter was a teenage Berkeley resident, who, per SFGate, allegedly invited 200 people to the house—in violation of his rental agreement—to celebrate his 18th birthday. It didn't end well: "Sofas were outside. The TV was in my bathroom," Vasanwala tells KRON. Beer cans, broken glass, and cigarette butts littered the house. There were bloodstains on the wall, reports the San Jose Mercury News. Vasanwala and partner Jim Santi Owen were alerted to the shenanigans by a neighbor who Owen says texted them that a handful of cops, and some 50 kids, were at their place.

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