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Anonymous
South Riana, Tasmania, Australia
2013-08-30 05:36:00
Classified Ads Scam
Gumtree
Put car on gum tree and received request for bank account details from brendasteve001@gmail.comEmail Attached
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Steve
Email Address:
   brendasteve001@gmail.com
Put our car for sale on gum tree, shortly afterwards received an email from Steve to clarify the price, he returned my email with the following from brendasteve001@gmail.com Thanks for mailing back,am ok with the price and the condition,i work with New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) and we are presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on kupe project.We do not have access to phone at the moment,its 15days off and 15days on and that\'s why I contacted you with internet messaging facility.Regarding the payment,i will be paying you through PayPal,please get back to me with your paypal details so i can process the payment,you can alternatively send your bsb and acct number if you have no PayPal acct.I have also
contacted my courier who will come for pick up and deliver it to my place in Australia.

Await your reply.

I replied \"That\'s great, I\'ve put the price up $300 just for you. Send me a bank cheque and when I have personally deposited it into my own bank account you can have the car.\"
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