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Anonymous
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
2014-02-25 08:51:48
Classified Ads Scam
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+1 car buy scamEmail Attached
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   mark oliver
Email Address:
   markoliver1112@gmail.com
my car is advertised for sale, but mark is on a ship and buying the car for his son, he cant see the car himself and is having trouble with the freighting arrangements. he asks for bank account details and paypal is preferred. he would like to put extra money in my account to pay the freight company.
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Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2014-02-25 19:39:19
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   John Cast
Email Address:
   johncast14@gmail.com
Car for sale on Gumtree. Responded that he would like to buy the car for his son and he is on an oil rigg off NZ coast. Wanted Paypal details for immediate payment and would organise for car to be picked up and freighted to NT. Next email said that he was having trouble with freighters and would deposit an additional $1200 for fright into my paypal account and asked me to transfer the $1200 into a western union account. Details of son: Luke Brown Cast 36 koolpinyah crescent tiwi northern territory 0810,Australia license number - 16723654 DOB- 29th oct,1992.

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