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Wayman
DeRidder, LA, United States
2015-10-20 12:56:36
Overpayment Scam
Other Classified Ads Site
POLK BOOKOO scamEmail Attached
 Scammer
  Information
Name:
   Chris Larry
Other:
   polk bookoo
Telephone:
   1-415-548-7520
Fax:
   n/a
I SEE ITEMS ON THIS SITE AND MY NUMBER IS LEFT ON IT FOR PEOPLE TO TEXT ME FOR PIC.
I GOT A TEXT SAYING THEY ARE INTRESTED IN MY ITEM AND WANTED PIC SO I TEXT PIC ,HE TEXT ME BACK AND SAID HE IS WANTING IT AND ASK ME TO TAKE ADD DOWN ,AND SAID HE WOULD SEND ME A CHECK FOR THE ITEM,AND SAID HE WOULD HAVE MOVERS PICK IT UP, I TEXT BACK AND SAID THEY CANT TILL CHECK CLEARS, AND ILL LET HIM KNOW SOON AS IT DOES ,HE SAID HE UNDERSTANDS AND SAID HE WOULD ALSO BE SENDING EXTRA MONEY FOR THE MOVERS IF I WOULD KINDLY TAKE MY PART AND GIVE THE MOVERS REST THAT HE SENDS ALSO, HE WOULD GIVE ME A EXTRA $20.00 FOR MY TROUBLE,I SAID THATS FINE ,GOT THE CHECK 2 DAYS LATER AND IT WAS 1,500 MORE THAN MY 350. DOLLAR MOWER IM SELLING, SO I TEXT HIM BACK AND SAID IS THIS AMOUNT CORRECT,HE SAID I TOLD YOU THAT THEIR WOULD BE EXTRA FOR MOVERS,AND THE ALSO ARE MOVING OTHER ITEMS OF MINE,FROM YOUR AREA,I SAID OK,, HE ASK ME HAVE I CASH CHECK YET,AND WHEN I DO PLEASE MONEY GRAM THE MOVERS MONEY TO THEM,THEY ASK, WELL I STILL HAVE CHECK SO I THOUGHT I WOULD PLAY ALONE AND TELL HIM IM GOING TO SEND CHECK BACK AND HE CAN PAY HIS MOVER HIMSELF SINCE I DONT WANT TO PAY TAXES ON THAT AMOUNT AND GO AHEAD AN BLESS HIM WITH THE MOWER FOR THE TROUBLE,,LOL, IM STILL WAITING ON MOVERS,PLEASE BE Careful with out of state purchases..
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