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Julian
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
2011-10-27 02:10:34
Classified Ads Scam
Paypal (paypal.com)
+1 Car sale scam
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Justin Lewis
Email Address:
   justinlewis17@gmail.com
I was selling a car and got the following email offering to purchase the vehicle without seeing it.

\"Hi thanks for mailing back,am ok with the price and the condition,am
buying it for my vacation,because i\'ll be coming soon from our rig as
am a petroleum project engineer on a rig offshore,i won\'t be able to come for
the inspection due to the nature of my work,i would have love to call
in person but we have call restriction due to bad weather condition our satellite server has been down.
i will be paying you through PayPal,pls get back to me with your
PayPal details so i can proceed with the payment and contact the
courier agent who will come to pick it up and deliver it in my place.
Await your reply.\"

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Lyn   (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia) Added the following extra information on :2011-11-03 00:53:08
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Justin
Email Address:
   justinlewis17@gmail.com
I had an uneasy felling about the following e-mail and checked the person out, to find the almost exact e-mail trying to by something else. Hi thanks for mailing back,am ok with the price and the condition,am buying it for my vacation,because i'll be coming soon from our rig as am a petroleum project engineer on a rig offshore,i won't be able to come for the inspection due to the nature of my work,i would have love to call in person but we have call restriction due to bad weather condition our satellite server has been down. i will be paying you through PayPal,pls get back to me with your PayPal details so i can proceed with the payment and contact the courier agent who will come to pick it up and deliver it in my place. Await your reply

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