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Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
No Name
AU
2014-05-10 23:51:04
Classified Ads Scam
Gumtree
+4 Gumtree Car Scam
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Jamie Or Chris
Email Address:
   Jamie.chris010@gmail.com
Said Working On Ship As Sailor Wants To Buy Car For Son 21st B Day In Darwin
Follow Ups/Extra Information. Most recent is listed first.
Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2014-12-14 08:21:45
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Jamie
Email Address:
   jamie.chris010@gmail.com
Responded to carsguide ad via text message requesting price and condition. claims to be working with New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG) and is presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on dupe project with no access to phone, will be paying through PayPal linked with my westpac bank account, requesting paypal details and bank details and claimed that he contacted his courier who will come for pick up and deliver it to his place in Darwin after the whole fund has been cleared.

Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2014-11-11 00:28:27
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Jamie
Email Address:
   jamie.chris010@gmail.com
We had a motor bike for sale and had exactly the same email from him as follows: "Thanks for the response,I would have loved to call you directly but due to the nature of my work we do not have access to phone at the moment,which is why I contacted you with internet messaging facility.Am buying this for my son for his 21st birthday. He lives in Darwin presently so is going to be shipped to Darwin after have sorted out with the payment, i want to be sure if it is still in good condition ,i will not be able to come for inspection now all i really need from you is the exact details of it.Due to the nature of my work i am a very busy person working all day,am a sailor am presently on-board, i don't have access to my bank account online as am not with my credit card details here but i have my ANZ bank account link up with my PayPal account so I will be paying you through PayPal to your nominated bank account or better still is if you have a PayPal account ,please get back to me with your BSB and account details or PayPal account so i can proceed with the payment and contact the courier agent who will come to pick it up and deliver it in NT for my son.
Await your reply

Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2014-08-19 04:08:39
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Jamie
Email Address:
   jamie.chris010@gmail.com
says his intrested in vehicle but knows no info about the actual car

Scam Email
ebay, gumtree

Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2014-07-11 19:57:44
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Jamie Chris
Email Address:
   Jamie.chris010@gmail.com

Scam Email
Thanks for the response,I would have loved to call you directly but due to the nature of my work we do not have access to phone at the moment,which is why I contacted you with internet messaging facility.Am buying this for my son for his 21st birthday. He lives in Darwin presently so is going to be shipped to Darwin after have sorted out with the payment, i want to be sure if it is still in good condition ,i will not be able to come for inspection now all i really need from you is the exact details of it.Due to the nature of my work i am a very busy person working all day,am a sailor am presently on-board, i don\'t have access to my bank account online as am not with my credit card details here but i have my ANZ bank account link up with my PayPal account so I will be paying you through PayPal to your nominated bank account or better still is if you have a PayPal account ,please get back to me with your BSB and account details or PayPal account so i can proceed with the payment and contact the courier agent who will come to pick it up and deliver it in NT for my son .Await your reply .

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