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|Scam Reporter||Scam Tips Received|
Navarre, FL, United States
Classified Ads Scam
| i am buying this for my Dad as a birthday gift |
+17174898599: I will like to know if your Marble top dining table & 6 chairs - $500 (Navarre (HBTS)) on Craiglist is still up forsale? please get back to me with the 7:11 PM
+17174898599: condition and the last asking price via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org 7:11 PM
Me: It's in excellent condition except for the scratches on two seats. Asking $500. 7:13 PM
+17174898599: kindly get back to me via email email@example.com for more pictures. 7:14 PM
Me: I don't have more pictures at the moment. 7:14 PM
+17174898599: get back to me via email 7:15 PM
Then I emailed him. See exchange below. Something didn't "feel" right so I Googled first his name, then his phone number. No hits on the name - found this site via the phone number. I hope this helps save someone else problems. BTW, we are going to send him an email telling him to send his agent to pick up the table and he can PayPal us when the agent gets "here". And the address will be to the local police precinct.
My Father is from Kansas and i have a pick up agent that will come for
the shipping of the item.I want to buy this for my dad as a birthday
gift and i want to make it as a surprise for him cos i don't want him
to be dissapointed .So consider your item sold to me and get back to
me with your PayPal email address or an invoice from PayPal so that i
can transfer the funds immediately.
Waiting for your reply soon.
On Fri, Oct 24, 2014 at 2:49 AM, p*****p****