New Zealand Oil and gas(NZOG) New Zealand Tarranaki Basin Kapo Basin, tried to buy you postie bike - Scamalot

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Anonymous
Victoria Point, Queensland, Australia
2014-06-14 01:36:44
Classified Ads Scam
Gumtree
New Zealand Oil and gas(NZOG) New Zealand Tarranaki Basin Kapo Basin, tried to buy you postie bikeEmail Attached
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Pitt, Ben
Email Address:
   pitt.ben624@gmail.com
I posted a bike on Gumtree, within a few hours I got an email sent through my phone. of this potential buyer.

first email from scam:
The asked what condition it was and if I would drop the price.

I emailed back:
Good condition, wont drop price, unless unregistered.

Email that this person sent in response to my add on Gumtree:
Thanks for getting back to, I\'m cool with price likewise the condition as described on the advert, i work with New Zealand Oil and GAs (NZOG) as a rig mechanic and we are presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on Kupe Project. We do not have access to phone at the moment and that\'s why i contacted you with internet messaging facility. Regarding the payment, i will be paying you throughPaypal linked up with my ANZ bank account, please get back top me with y our paypal details so i can process the payment. I have also contacted my shipping agent who will come for pick up and deliver it to my place in Darwin after the whole fund has been cleared into your account.
Thanks.....
Await your reply.

I found that it was a scam and emailed back, for them to never contact me again!
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