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Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
Anonymous
GB
2014-01-28 17:55:16
Classified Ads Scam
Paypal (paypal.com)
PayPal prepay car scamEmail Attached
 Scammer
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Name:
   Pappy Colly / Mikel
I am selling my car and received an enquiry from a chap called Mikel / Pappy. After initial correspondence the following email was sent to me. Having entered the email address into google I came across this site and realised it is probably a scam.
I hope this info helps people in the future.

1]Are you the first owner
2]what is the condition
3]More picture
4]what is your best price
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,please 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.
papp
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