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NameRisk Scott    

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I recently posted an ad on gumtree selling my car. I was contacted via text message first asking me to contact the person through email. The strange part was that the name who sent the message came up as Scott (I don't have any in my contact list) but his email was .... a few hours later I received another text message reading exactly the same except it came from John with an email of

Scam Email
Thanks for getting back to me,I would have loved to call you directly but due to the nature of my work we do not have access to phone at the moment,which is why I contacted you with internet messaging facility Does it have any faults I should be aware of? Why are you selling it?I'll ad an extra $200 if you take the ad down.I am organizing a courier now,  I will be paying you through PayPal to your nominated bank account or better still is if you have a PayPal account ,please get back to me with your BSB and account details or PayPal account so i can proceed with the payment nd contact the courier agent who will come to pick it up and deliver it in NT for me .Await your reply... Thanks for the response, i really appreciate your honesty with the detailed explanation with regards to your words on the item status, kindly get back to me with your asking price and your bank account / your Paypal email account. so i can proceed with the transfer asap.The fund is ready to be transfer from my account as soon as you advice me with your bank details or your Paypal email account to put the funds in...Thanks Thanks, i am okay with the price, terms and condition of the item.. Kindly advice me with your bank details or your Paypal email accountt to proceed with the transfer of the fund...Thanks Thanks for that, kindly ignore the call that is why i stated previously that i will be happy to add an extra fee of $200 to ur asking price for giving me the first priority and to take off the ad out of the site, to avoid disturbance from other's people buyers, as i am keen to item Hello what is going on? still waiting your next mail with your details to go ahead with the transfer of the fund. I will send over my details for you to confirm..  Risk Scott 36 koolpinyah crescent tiwi northern territory 0810,Australia lisence number - 16723654 DOB- 14th April,1969. Hope you are okay now? keep me update with your details..

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