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Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
Anonymous
Harlaxton, Queensland, Australia
2015-04-03 16:44:57
Generic/Unspecified Scam
Other Classified Ads Site
Gumtree Scam
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Brett
Email Address:
   brettmaccol70@gmail.com
Sent an SMS asking to contact via Email. This was his reply:

"Thanks for getting back,i'm cool with the price likewise the condition
as described on the advert,i work with New Zealand Oil and Gas (NZOG)
and we are presently offshore in New Zealand Taranaki Basin on kupe
project.We do not have access to phone at the momement and that's why
I contacted you with internet messaging facility.Regarding the
payment,i will be paying you through PayPal linked up with my westpac
bank account,please get back to me with your paypal details so i can
process the payment,you can alternatively send your bsb acct name and
number if you have no PayPal acct.I have also contacted my courier who
will come for pick up and deliver it to my place in Darwin after the
whole fund has been cleared into your acct.

Await your reply"

Obviously I am not stupid and would never give details like that.


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