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Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2014-03-25 18:50:15
Overpayment Scam
Gumtree
+1 I put 85 for a watch and she came back with 175 and asking for my paypal details
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Janice Johnson
Email Address:
   janicejh17@gmail.com
replied to add for my watch. wanted to know condition and final asking price. i said £85 and she came back doubling my offer and asking for my paypal username and email
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DBM   (GB) Added the following extra information on :2014-03-26 04:25:17
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Janice
Email Address:
   janicejh@gmail.com
Telephone:
   +14423330750
i put a watch on for £120 and she offered £390 but wanted to know my paypal details for payment.
giving a sob story saying it was for her son and she hasnt been able to get hold of one for ages blah blah blah!
i cant believe some idiots actually fall for this and become a victim.

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