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Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
Anonymous
CA
2015-01-29 22:54:06
Lottery Scam
+2 Text message: You have been selected to receive $500,000 by Roy CockrumEmail Attached
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Unknown
Email Address:
   roy.cockrum@hedgeinvestment.org
Telephone:
   647-786-5440
Text on your mobile phone notifying you that you have been selected to receive a large sum of money, and to claim the prize you must email your "full name" to "roy.cockrum@hedgeinvestment.org"

This is a scam out of Eastern Canada (Byrnes Park, ONT), from a Male user.
Follow Ups/Extra Information. Most recent is listed first.
Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2015-04-08 07:11:59
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Roy Cockrum
Email Address:
   roycockrumfamily@gmail.com
I just got this sms text: Your mobile number has been selected to receive a donation of $100,000 USD by Roy Cockrum. To claim, send full name to email:roycockrumfamily@gmail.com

Anonymous   () Added the following extra information on :2015-02-06 19:26:05
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Roy Cockrum
Email Address:
   roy.cockrum@hedgeinvestment.org
Received text message saying "your number is selected to receive charity donation of $100,000 as part of give back initiative,to claim,email full name to: roy.cockrum@hedgeinvestment.org.
Pretty obvious scam; this guy who claims to represent a hedge fund doesn't have the brain power required to add a space after a comma.

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