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No Name
GB
2013-12-22 12:33:54
Auction/eBay Scam
Gumtree
Gumtree paypal request
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Janice Johnson
Email Address:
   janicejohnson211@hotmail.com
Sent the following generic email for an item I had posted for sale attempting to pay me via paypal.

Hello ,

Thanks for mailing,i am very motivated to purchase item from you.There are few details i will like to know...What\'s the present condition,Do you have any offer yet,Do you have any pictures available to show me,I am ready to pay you £650 GBP for the item added with the p+p to my son for Xmas gift...I will be paying you through PAYPAL because i have a verified account with PayPal, it safe and secure way to get paid online, fast and easy to use. Once my money is through into your PayPal account...Kindly get back to me your PayPal details(Holder name and email address) to make my money go straight through your PayPal account...

Ring me +447035905593
Thanks.
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