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Scam ReporterScam Tips Received
Anonymous
London, England, United Kingdom
2015-05-21 17:42:57
Classified Ads Scam
Gumtree
offer to purchase goods from me off GumtreeEmail Attached
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   M Jason / Jason
Email Address:
   M Jason
>>> Initial email after message received that person wished to buy a lithograph
I was selling on Gumtree in UK - asked me to contact email by return

Hello,
Thanks for mailing back,am ok with the price and the condition of the
Gary Hodges,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 moment 15days off and 15days on and
that's why I contacted you with internet messaging facility.Regarding
the payment,i will be paying you through PayPal,please get back to me
with your paypal email address so i can process the payment,you can
alternatively send your bank account details 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 account.

Await your reply
Jason
>>> next email
Hello,
I was just about to pay when i had this problem with the pick up, my
pick up agent says i will need to pay for the pick up before they can
schedule a pick up time, they charged me £200 for pick up and
delivery, and payments for pick up made through them is made to their
corporate international headquarters which is in UK and the payments
is made Via Online banking, i will add the £200 to the money i will
send through paypal as soon as i have made the payments, i will email
you and let you know and please i will need you to help me send the
money to my pick up agent Head Quarter in the UK through Online
banking, this can be done online,i would have done it myself but as i
am at sea and didn't bring my credit card aboard, i am a little
incapacitated.I will appreciate your help here.

Regards
Jason
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