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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Classified Ads Scam
| Untitled Classified Ads Scam on Gumtree, ref:14402 |
Represents as working on NZ oil rig.Also uses name of Janet Maxwell and email address firstname.lastname@example.org.
Claims to have sent money to Paypal account when such does not exist. Then sends threatening emails purporting to be from Paypal for payment of agents fee. Ignores explicit payment instructions to bank account NOT Paypal.
Generates much amusement with continued attempts to get payment for agent. Obvious scam.